News Archive

Earlier News

April 8, 2015
Accreditors grapple with governing board independence at a new private nonprofit system.

April 7, 2015
For-profit colleges are feeling more scrutiny and pressure from states and attorneys general over their financial practices.

April 7, 2015
The Obama administration is eyeing a plan that would make it easier for community colleges to appeal high loan default rates because relatively few of their students take out loans.

April 7, 2015
Anna Deavere Smith, actress and playwright, argues in Jefferson Lecture that humanities are key to a better understanding of what it is to be American.

April 7, 2015
"Promise program" scholarships are appealing to cities and counties looking to boost their local educational achievement. But it's too early to say for sure that the programs work.

April 7, 2015
Coffee giant extends its tuition program so that it covers four full years. McDonald's provides details of its much smaller plan.

April 6, 2015
Brown U. says it will double underrepresented minority faculty ranks in 10 years. What's its strategy? Why do some institutions favor -- and some avoid -- specific goals?

April 6, 2015
The remaining colleges -- most of which have been singled out for scrutiny over "severe" audit findings -- are mostly for-profit colleges and beauty schools. 

April 6, 2015
New shipbuilding apprenticeship at Old Dominion University may be first of its kind to include a bachelor's degree, paid for by the shipyard, which also kicks in at least $225,000 during each apprentice's course.

April 6, 2015
New book explores strategies and obstacles for gay, lesbian and transgender students and those who conduct research on L.G.B.T.Q. topics.

April 6, 2015
Drexel investigates law professor who accidentally sent her class a link to a pornographic video.

April 3, 2015
Faculty and staff at Massachusetts's Roxbury Community College protest alleged lack of communication and changes pushed by the institution's president and her administration. 

April 3, 2015
Federal judge rejects suit over U. of Pittsburgh expulsion related to use of men's restrooms by student who identified as male but lacked the legal status to be a man.

Pages

Search for Jobs

Most Popular

  • Viewed
  • Commented
  • Past:
  • Day
  • Week
  • Month
  • Year
Back to Top