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February 4, 2015
If a student tells a faculty member about a sexual assault that the student doesn't want to report, should the professor file a report anyway? More colleges are requiring it, and not everyone agrees the policies are wise.

February 4, 2015
Some law schools are going after large numbers of transfer students, seeking out new revenue and students with LSAT scores that won't count in the rankings game.

February 4, 2015
ECMC closes deal to buy 53 Corinthian campuses, earning praise from federal agencies and some consumer groups for deal to forgive $480 million in students' private loans.

February 4, 2015
Two-week boot camp to help veterans make the transition to college is spreading at selective institutions.

February 4, 2015
County College of Morris is starting an associate degree in public health. Fresno Pacific University is starting a master of science in mathematics and science education.

February 3, 2015
Budget details president's signature higher ed proposals -- free community college, Pell bonuses for colleges and expanded tax credits -- and some student aid reforms with bipartisan appeal. 

February 3, 2015
President Obama's 2016 budget proposal includes nearly across-the-board increases for research, with heavy focus on biomedical sciences, climate change, advanced manufacturing and STEM education.

February 3, 2015
Despite the warnings of experts, 22 states don't require students to be vaccinated, and campus policies vary widely.

February 3, 2015
Lani Guinier discusses her new critique of college admissions.

February 3, 2015
The following colleges and universities have announced their commencement speakers for spring 2015:

February 2, 2015
Flogging and jailing of liberal blogger in Saudi Arabia renews debate on whether Western universities and scholars should be helping to build higher education in the country.

February 2, 2015
Audit finds U. of Missouri at Kansas City gave false information to Princeton Review to inflate rankings of business school -- and reveals e-mails in which officials say they faced donor pressure on ratings.

February 2, 2015
Students at four colleges appear to have the disease. Experts say it is crucial for colleges to review immunization records.  

February 2, 2015
Governor wants to allow community colleges to offer bachelor's degrees. He also seeks some state aid for two-year students, who have been frozen out of program since 2009.

February 2, 2015
Web site links the work of a prominent writer on gender, race and class with a 1990s sitcom.

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