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October 2, 2020
On some campuses, students are unlikely to be notified through contact tracing if an in-person classmate tests positive for COVID-19. Is that right?

October 2, 2020
Update offers more detailed guidance on prioritizing testing during an outbreak. It also says entry testing combined with regular serial testing might prevent or reduce transmission.

October 2, 2020
Bruce Harreld's abrupt retirement announcement comes only a year after he extended his contract until 2023. He's given no reason for leaving.

October 2, 2020
New York University agreed to take a number of actions to settle the first civil rights probe under Trump's anti-Semitism executive order. But some see risk to free expression on campus.

October 2, 2020
Federal court says Northeastern need not reimburse tuition for last spring's virtual shift; on-campus "fall break" or quarantine?

October 2, 2020
Lawmakers create a system for seeking scientific advice on legislation.

October 1, 2020
An aging cohort of college presidents, some of whom postponed retirements in the spring, could be contributing to a flurry of departure plans announced this fall.

October 1, 2020
A campaign being held during a pandemic looks and sounds different this year on college campuses, but coronavirus doesn't lessen the fervor.

October 1, 2020
College counseling centers are increasingly relying on platforms that provide virtual therapy services to continue helping students cope with mental health issues during the pandemic and beyond.

October 1, 2020
The university conducts a review of how its teaching, research and practices are aligned with United Nations-adopted sustainable development goals.

September 30, 2020
The death of Appalachian State University sophomore Chad Dorrill is among the first reported since many colleges across the country resumed in-person instruction this fall.

September 30, 2020
The University of Kentucky has seen 103 cases of COVID-19 among employees. What accounts for those numbers?

September 30, 2020
Should innovation and entrepreneurial achievement be considered as part of teaching, research and service?

September 30, 2020
Survey of undocumented college students finds high level of anxiety around finances and the students' legal status.

September 30, 2020
Community colleges serve a diverse array of students who tend to need more supports outside the classroom. But the typical success measurements in higher education don't capture any of that.

September 29, 2020
Washington and Lee offers full-throated defense of professors targeted for political and racist reasons.

September 29, 2020
Frustrated with Zoom's instructional limitations, developers and entrepreneurs take matters into their own hands.

September 29, 2020
A new report finds a majority of students feel they can't express their opinions on campus, especially when they are in the ideological minority and even if they believe their college fosters a climate that supports free speech.

September 29, 2020
Researchers find no relationship between attending a college with a robust liberal arts and sciences offering and students' midcareer earnings. 

September 29, 2020
California Lutheran University is starting a major in ethnic and race studies. East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is starting an actuarial science minor. Finlandia University is starting an online certificate in marketing.

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