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January 20, 2015
Survey finds that college students think they are being well-prepared with the skills and qualities needed for careers. Employers are dubious.

January 20, 2015
Recent court cases, including a discrimination settlement at Quinnipiac University, suggest that colleges have to consider alternatives to forcing a student with a mental health condition to withdraw. 

January 20, 2015
While advocates for the humanities and some social sciences worry about enrollment patterns at many colleges, they may have missed good news from two-year institutions.

January 20, 2015
Fewer people earned a GED last year, following the introduction of a new version of the exam. Should the lower numbers cause concern?

January 20, 2015
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: Assumption College Alison Cares, sociology Christian Göbel, philosophy Carl Keyes, history Maria Parmley, psychology Hofstra University

January 19, 2015
Spending on higher education is up in most states since last year, but half of states are still below their recession-era levels.

January 19, 2015
Obama proposes shifts in education tax credits and Pell Grants, using increased taxes on wealthy individuals and financial institutions to pay the costs, and to finance plan for free community college.

January 19, 2015
City College of San Francisco's supporters notch an incremental court victory in their feud with the college's accreditor. But the accreditor still gets to make the final call, judge rules.

January 19, 2015
Vanderbilt professor sets off furor with her column criticizing Islam, attracting protesters who accuse her of hate speech -- and a failed counter-protest by a former star of "Saturday Night Live."

January 19, 2015
In a debate-filled session involving athletes for the first time, the 'Power Five' conferences vote to increase financial aid, adopt a new concussion policy, and bar colleges from reducing aid for athletic reasons.

January 17, 2015
President will seek big changes in education tax credits, and will propose new taxes on the wealthy and on financial institutions to pay for free community college tuition.  

January 16, 2015
More law schools are admitting less qualified students. Are they prepared for what happens next?

January 16, 2015
Mississippi's governor wants to scale back the job qualifications for the head of the community college system. The effort, an accreditor predicts, will bring the state grief.

January 16, 2015
NEH launches initiative to promote research focused on the public good. The effort comes before what may be a contentious budget battle with the new Congress.

January 16, 2015
Duke U., amid criticism from evangelicals and a security threat, won't allow a Muslim call to prayer from the chapel bell tower.

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