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October 23, 2015
A board's failed attempt to oust its president reveals deep-rooted dysfunction at a public historically black university.

October 23, 2015
In Singapore, students are attracted to an approach beyond professional training.

October 23, 2015
Oct. 23, 2015 -- Inside Higher Ed's 2015 Survey of College and University Faculty Workplace Engagement is a new survey exploring professors' views on how engaged they are. The survey was conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup. A copy of the report can be downloaded here. On Thursday, Nov. 19, Inside Higher Ed's Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman conducted a webinar analyzing the survey's findings and answering readers' questions. To view the webinar, please click here. The survey was made possible in part by financial support from TIAA-CREF.

October 22, 2015
Women's organizations step up pressure on colleges and the Education Department to do something about the anonymous app Yik Yak. But even amid a series of arrests for threats posted there, can higher ed monitor and regulate what goes on off-campus networks?

October 22, 2015
A series of scandals has led to increased political and media scrutiny of a visa program important to colleges.

October 22, 2015
In a decision hailed by consumer advocates, a federal appeals court rules that a major student loan agency is not immune from lawsuits.

October 22, 2015
Announcing his decision not to enter the 2016 presidential race, Biden endorses four years of free public higher education, proposals that his would-be Democratic contenders have been championing.

October 22, 2015
Author of new book on the history of the American Association of University Professors discusses how the organization has changed and remained the same over the last century, and what its next 100 years might look like.

October 22, 2015
Christopher A. Capuano, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Fairleigh Dickinson University, in New Jersey, has been chosen as president there.

October 21, 2015
Can the NEH change the orientation of doctoral programs in the humanities?

October 21, 2015
Skills Fund wants to be both a private lender and new form of accreditor for the rapidly expanding boot camp sector, with a heavy focus on students' return on investment.

October 21, 2015
In an era where many private colleges are chasing enrollment to remain viable, two institutions are letting themselves shrink in their own efforts to avoid financial hardship.

October 21, 2015
As colleges enroll athletes found to have engaged in sexual misconduct, including athletes the colleges don't deem safe to live in their dormitories, some question institutions' motives.

October 21, 2015
Alumni fund speakers who represent views that may make students uncomfortable. Did Suzanne Venker fit that category too well?

October 20, 2015
Education Department plans to push agencies to focus on student outcomes.

October 20, 2015
The National Census of Writing, a survey of 900 colleges and universities, releases results on the state of writing centers, programs and the people behind them.

October 20, 2015
Education Department tightens its oversight of embattled ITT Tech, citing failures of financial responsibility and federal fraud charges.

October 20, 2015
Nation's largest accreditor has decided that many of those who lead dual enrollment classes aren't qualified to do so, leaving schools and colleges fearing the loss of a program they view as a success.

October 20, 2015
Photographer discusses new book about Morris Brown College, a historically black college that largely closed its doors after losing accreditation.

October 19, 2015
In wake of scandal, U of California will re-examine deadline for taking disciplinary actions against faculty members found guilty of harassment, pointing to larger debate over statute-of-limitation-like policies in such cases.

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