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September 10, 2015
Author discusses new book that considers both the positive and negative impacts of an interdisciplinary approach.

September 10, 2015
Jeb Bush and other candidates for the Republican presidential nomination begin to follow Senator Marco Rubio down the wonkier corridors of higher education policy.

September 10, 2015
Is a marching band being punished for unsportsmanlike conduct or because a formation meant to represent the starship Enterprise struck some as ribald?

September 10, 2015
Adam Habib, vice chancellor of the University of the Witwatersrand, discusses how he plans to recruit more black academics without resorting to a freeze on the hiring of white academics.

September 9, 2015
The president formally unveils new advisory board to further push the efforts of America's College Promise plan that would make two years of community college free nationally.

September 9, 2015
Recent Dear John letters from academics leaving higher education signal a resurgence in 'quit lit.'

September 9, 2015
New U of Iowa leader was offered the prospect of a tenured position, but he passed. When presidents never earned tenure, does a faculty job belong in the contract?

September 9, 2015
Major textbook publishers are exploring direct-to-student marketing and sales as a means to increase the adoption of digital course materials.

September 9, 2015
Lumina-funded policy brief calls for separate rewards and penalties for colleges and universities based on the student outcomes of Pell Grant and loan recipients compared to their peers. 

September 9, 2015
As Australian candidate suggests linking government funds to student retention and job outcomes, university leaders warn of unintended consequences.

September 8, 2015
Survey finds half of college presidents back or somewhat back idea of federal infusion of funds to allow two free years of public higher education. Support exceeds two-thirds at public institutions but is less than one-third at private colleges.

September 8, 2015
Annual meeting attendees with babies are turned away from exhibit hall of political science association, which blames insurance policy.

September 8, 2015
U of Tennessee, facing political backlash, removes guide to language choices that many transgender people prefer and promises review by system leaders before any future guide is issued.

September 8, 2015
Madison faculty members say a massive new donation to establish endowed chairs could help keep top professors in the state, despite Wisconsin lawmakers' ongoing funding cuts and attacks on tenure.

September 8, 2015
More doctoral students report that their dissertations extend beyond their primary discipline, but most aren't straying far from their original subject of study.

September 4, 2015
Iowa Board of Regents on Thursday unanimously votes to appoint former IBM senior vice president Bruce Harreld as Iowa’s next president -- despite outspoken criticism by professors.

September 4, 2015
Outsourced counseling designed as an employee benefit helps low-income students succeed in college, the Dell Scholars Program finds, and colleges may be following suit.

September 4, 2015
Some say Virginia Commonwealth's student-faculty relationship policy reads more like an invitation than a prohibition.

September 4, 2015
Pac-12 is leading an effort to globalize U.S. intercollegiate sports, with a focus on China.

September 4, 2015
Tashni Dubroy, special assistant to the president for process optimization and chair of the department of natural sciences and mathematics at Shaw University, in North Carolina, has been promoted to president there.

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