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April 14, 2006
Yale and Penn law schools consider whether to keep fighting Solomon Amendment battles when the Supreme Court decided the war.

April 13, 2006
Money Magazine has ranked the job of college professor as the second best job to have in the United States. The rankings are based both on salary and on letter grades awarded on various factors. Professor received a B for stress, A for flexibility, A for creativity and C for difficulty.

April 13, 2006
CUNY's Baruch College -- finding many of its students savvy in business but lacking in public speaking skills -- brings in expert help.

April 13, 2006
Harvard changes its antidiscrimination policy to include transgender students. Will others follow?

April 13, 2006
Biases beyond sex may be important factors for why female professors earn less, new study suggests.

April 13, 2006
Company is reconsidering rule under which it won't correct mistakes in students' favor -- but not for those in ill-fated October cohort.

April 13, 2006
IRS ruling that 2-year institution can give seed money to startups could encourage more campus business incubators.

April 12, 2006
Financial aid expert proposes new formula for assessing what growing undergraduate population can afford to pay.

April 12, 2006
Women's soccer coaches at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill did not create a hostile environment for a former player even though they used vulgar language and discussed team members' sexual activities, a divided three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit ruled Tuesday in rejecting the player's sexual harassment lawsuit.

April 12, 2006
U. of Michigan abandons boycott. Its officials says the company agreed to real changes, but activists say the shift is a sham.

April 12, 2006
Will Michigan become the next state to ban affirmative action at public universities?

April 12, 2006
This year's headlines aren't only deceptive, but they may be needlessly discouraging students, many experts say.

April 12, 2006
Alverno College, a Wisconsin institution known for its emphasis on student assessment, is starting an MBA program that will be "outcomes based," rather than focused on traditional business courses.Daniel Webster College, in New Hampshire, is starting a bachelor of science program in psychology.Indiana University Southeast is creating a new bachelor of science degree in informatics, which focuses on in

April 11, 2006
Facing $9 million deficit and lagging enrollments, Loyola to eliminate 17 tenure track jobs and 16 degree programs.

April 11, 2006
Hoping to intensify pressure on administrators, U. of Miami students join water-only fast in support of low-wage janitors.

April 11, 2006
Placement experts gather to talk about strategies for improving their efforts -- despite skepticism from some professors.

April 11, 2006
Lawyers for Duke University lacrosse players said Monday that DNA tests demonstrated that their clients did not rape a stripper hired to perform at a party last month, the Associated Press reported. The athletes have repeatedly denied that they raped the stripper -- although other details about events that night have angered many at Duke and elsewhere, creating a growing scandal for the university.

April 11, 2006
University, embarrassed by charges it was selling its name, changes ties to company pushing upscale moisturizers.

April 11, 2006
North Central U. removes editors of paper in dispute over coverage of gay issues and speaking in tongues.

April 10, 2006
First lawsuit filed over SAT scoring errors. More are expected -- and effect could spread far beyond those who took ill-fated test.

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