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October 13, 2020
Librarians are quarantining print materials for several days between loans to stop the spread of COVID-19. For students who rely on the library to access textbooks, that’s a problem.

October 13, 2020
Colleges are giving out prizes, such as T-shirts, football tickets and gift cards, as incentives for students to get tested for the coronavirus or regularly screened for symptoms.

October 13, 2020
Author discusses his book on the nature of work -- and preparing for that work with education and training.

October 13, 2020
Four more colleges suspend in-person instruction, while several others expand campus classes; a custodian dies; a university where more employees than students have the virus.

October 12, 2020
There are Republican ideas to pursue, but most say they don't know what to expect -- except for more attacks on elite institutions.

October 12, 2020
Confusion and concern mount in the wake of a student's death as COVID-19 infections spread.

October 12, 2020
Research shows that student travel spreads COVID-19. Davidson College hopes a last-second break last week gave students a rest without spreading the virus.

October 12, 2020
Survey of presidents zeroes in on financial pressures. Working paper analyzes political factors in reopening decisions. Florida football coach calls for full-capacity stadium crowd. More colleges temporarily shift classes online or take other steps to reduce spread.

October 9, 2020
Missouri Valley College students with mental health conditions such as anxiety and depression want to attend classes fully online to cope with the pandemic. College officials say the students aren't eligible for such accommodations. Experts say the students are legally entitled to them. 

October 9, 2020
Female academics saw their own experiences in the vice presidential debate's gendered and racialized dynamics.

October 9, 2020
Three North Carolina colleges sent students home only weeks after in-person instruction began. They're still footing the bill for testing, PPE and other COVID-19 prevention measures.

October 9, 2020
Author discusses his book on how to leave an academic career. He provides advice based on his own experience.

October 9, 2020
New England conference cancels its winter sports season, and West Chester abandons spring sports. Some colleges resume in-person instruction as others suspend it. And a journal cites COVID-19 policy for taking a side in November.

October 9, 2020
J. B. Buxton, founder of Education Innovations Group, in North Carolina, has been named president of Durham Technical Community College, also in North Carolina.

October 8, 2020
Many colleges created dashboards showing their COVID-19 infection and testing data. But a lack of standards for testing and reporting has made for varying levels of transparency.

October 8, 2020
As states begin slashing budgets, some free college programs are feeling the sting.

October 8, 2020
Princeton settles with federal government in pay gap case and will pay more than $1 million to female faculty.

October 8, 2020
The average amount of loans that bachelor's degree graduates hold has been relatively flat the past few years. But there's still much work to do, experts say.

October 8, 2020
Universities without plans for women may find themselves unable to obtain research grants.

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