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January 8, 2015
Does language use and topic selection predict academic success in college? A new study suggests it does. (Hint to high schoolers: Move beyond personal experiences.)

January 8, 2015
Colleges have never been more diverse, but that doesn't mean minorities feel safe and welcomed on campuses. A new report describes a subtly hostile environment for women and students of color.

January 7, 2015
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign enrolled 37 undergraduates from China in 2000. Now it has close to 3,000. What are the implications of such a shift?

January 7, 2015
In yet another merger in Georgia's university system, the emergent Georgia State will combine with struggling Georgia Perimeter to try to improve the two-year college. Is anyone getting a good deal?

January 7, 2015
Is it fair for a university to tell a championship-winning women's coach that she won't be renewed in part because of her salary? When the coach of the equivalent men's team earns more?

January 7, 2015
U.S. News & World Report continues to tweak its ranking of online programs, but critics say the publication's claims about their importance go too far.

January 7, 2015
Paper finds that young researchers are increasingly denied grant opportunities, limiting their career development and pushing some out of biomedical research. 

January 7, 2015
Bethel College, in Indiana, is starting a major and a minor in worship arts. Cornell University Tech, in New York City, is starting a master's degree in information sciences with an emphasis on healthier life.

January 6, 2015
Drexel University nixes on-site bachelor's degree offerings at three local community colleges, one year after creating two of the highly touted partnerships.

January 6, 2015
At annual meeting, historians discuss ways to engage students on protests in Ferguson, Mo., and elsewhere.

January 6, 2015
Study finds that women in political science are likelier than men to be honored for teaching. But does this help them get ahead?

January 6, 2015
Western Governors University steers rejected applicants to StraighterLine, an online course provider that acts as a low-risk way for students to prepare to earn a degree.

January 6, 2015
After campaign vow to crack down on "over the top" research studies and redirect funds to other areas, Australia's government shows no signs of intervening in grant-making decisions.

January 6, 2015
Jeffrey J. Anderson, associate dean for leadership development at the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, in Illinois, has been named president and CEO of Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, also in Illinois.

January 5, 2015
New book from William Bowen and Eugene Tobin argues for more effective, nimble and collaborative approach to institutional decision-making, saying new models of shared governance are needed. Some of the authors' suggestions are sure to be controversial.

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