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May 26, 2016
University of Akron abandons its partnership with untested start-up company to provide "success coaches" after one year.

May 26, 2016
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: Arkansas State University

May 25, 2016
With board considering firing president amid growing allegations the university looked the other way on sexual assaults involving football players, Starr is expected to resign.

May 25, 2016
The State University of New York at Buffalo has made big gains on its graduation rates, thanks in part to a "Finish in 4" pledge that features real commitments by students and the university alike.

May 25, 2016
U of Florida connects its institutional repository to Elsevier's ScienceDirect platform to try to increase the visibility of the university's intellectual work.

May 25, 2016
New comedy Neighbors 2 highlights longstanding rules that bar sororities from having alcohol, a rule that some women say is sexist and possibly dangerous.

May 25, 2016
Alfred State College of Technology of the State University of New York is starting a bachelor of science major in health sciences. Bradley University is starting a master's degree in dietetics. Fresno Pacific University is starting a master's program in leadership and transformation.

May 24, 2016
Colleges around the country are adding facilities and adopting policies designed to help transgender students.

May 24, 2016
Champlain College is proud of its pre-professional programs, and also of an unusual approach to general education that lasts for four years.

May 24, 2016
Colleges are asking if there's still a place on campus for student groups with limits on who may join.

May 24, 2016
Government undercover operation that led to indictments of 21 people sheds light on shadowy world of suspect colleges that abuse the student visa system and the agents who stand to profit.

May 24, 2016
Jeanne F. Brady, professor of educational leadership at Saint Joseph's University, in Pennsylvania, has been promoted to provost and vice president for academic affairs there.

May 23, 2016
Pomona changes criteria for evaluating teaching to include whether professors are "attentive to diversity in the student body."

May 23, 2016
Scholars consider how to revive the liberal arts and consider the importance of math and science, impact of hyperspecialization, economic inequality, public attitudes, admissions strategies and more.

May 23, 2016
State has changed its formula to impose deepest reductions on universities that receive more outside support.

May 23, 2016
Supporters of academic publishing worry about what Northern Illinois U may decide about a small press that punches above its weight in scholarship.

May 23, 2016
Employees at community colleges may be the most affected by the Obama administration's new rules for overtime pay, especially as the sector continues to see dwindling resources from their states.

May 23, 2016
At Hamilton, Pat Reynolds has mastered the art of reading names of graduates with speed and accuracy.

May 20, 2016
Scholars at conference on whether liberal arts need saving focus on evolving threats, including diminishing attention spans, mounting consumerism and a desire by administrators to quantify everything.

May 20, 2016
Red Wing, Minn., hopes to attract a four-year institution but faces stiff competition from larger, sunnier cities and a history littered with failed branch campus attractions across the country.

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