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May 24, 2019
Augustana University, in South Dakota, is starting a bachelor of fine arts program. Cazenovia College is starting a master's program in clinical mental health counseling.

May 23, 2019
Balking at a requirement to upload a copy of his doctoral thesis to an online database run by library services company ProQuest, one student pushes back.

May 23, 2019
Family wealth is linked to students' odds of enrolling and graduating from college, according to new federal data, as well as the type and selectivity of college they attend.

May 23, 2019
A new report claims more poor students than ever are enrolling in the nation's colleges and universities, but a disproportionate number are attending less selective or open-access institutions, which may hinder their chances for success.

May 23, 2019
At Knight Commission meeting, sports officials are wondering why -- after NCAA reforms in men's basketball -- presidents and athletics directors haven't taken a stronger role in disciplining unethical coaches.

May 23, 2019
University of Kirkuk took in 50,000 students fleeing the Islamic State.

May 22, 2019
Institutions tend to either ban student-faculty dating altogether or where a supervisory relationship exists. But they don't ever say professors can't date students who were recently -- sometimes very recently -- in their classes.

May 22, 2019
Trump administration releases new program-level data on student loans in update to College Scorecard, a first step toward producing outcomes for all college programs.

May 22, 2019
A new report explains how and why a public-private partnership that sought to help more community college students transfer to selective universities failed.

May 22, 2019
Atlantic Cape Community College reformed its accessibility practices after a disability discrimination lawsuit. Now students with disabilities are enrolling in record numbers.

May 22, 2019
Advocates are disheartened that a judge has reduced the criminal sentences of former Penn State fraternity brothers involved in one of the most horrific hazing cases in memory.

May 21, 2019
Scandal-plagued University of Southern California has a new president coming in, but many believe the institution can't really change without a true overhaul of its large and quarrelsome Board of Trustees.

May 21, 2019
Pennsylvania appeals court rules in favor of Bloomsburg U professor fired for sleeping with two students.

May 21, 2019
New analysis of Oregon Promise tuition-free scholarship program found that it increased community college enrollment but decreased enrollment at four-year institutions in the first year, and that fewer first-generation and low-income students benefited financially than expected.

May 21, 2019
Colleges see sharp increase in students who want emotional support animals to live with them. Administrators worry those students may not have a real need but want their pets as companions.

May 21, 2019
DeVos plans a pilot program that will allow colleges to use Federal Work-Study funds for private-sector employment. Department also seeks to expand experiment providing Pell Grants to incarcerated students.

May 20, 2019
A report finds that Ohio State staffers -- including 22 coaches -- knew about sexual misconduct by deceased former doctor Richard Strauss but did nothing to intervene.

May 20, 2019
New studies on student evaluations of teaching say a simple intervention can fight gender bias, at least in the short term, and that perceived teaching effectiveness declines after tenure.

May 20, 2019
In commencement address, business executive says he will repay the debt of all 396 graduates.

May 20, 2019
Tax-cut law rushed to passage in 2017 included increase in taxes on students with college scholarships. Lawmakers say they plan to introduce fix this week.

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