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January 5, 2015
Adding students to sections has no impact on outcomes, according to a large national study.

January 5, 2015
Intervening with low-income, high-ability high schoolers can change college choices in favor of more competitive institutions, study finds. But their images of liberal arts colleges and flagship universities may still deter enrollments.

January 5, 2015
At business meeting of American Historical Association, members refuse to consider last-minute proposals to condemn Israel's treatment of Palestinians.

January 5, 2015
From Little House on the Prairie to comics to flappers, historians at annual meeting discuss the pleasures and pitfalls of teaching popular history.

January 5, 2015
Higher education groups take issue with how the federal Education Department estimated the cost to colleges of its proposed regulation.

January 2, 2015
NLRB ruling could clear way for more collective bargaining -- of adjuncts and other faculty members -- at private colleges and universities.

January 2, 2015
Discipline bounces back with a 9.4% increase in openings -- continuing a trend of better news for social science Ph.D.s than for humanities Ph.D.s.

January 2, 2015
Faculty review of the way U. of Illinois blocked a controversial hire sharply criticizes the chancellor and how she and trustees invoked issue of civility, but finds there may have been legitimate reasons to oppose the appointment.

January 2, 2015
Audit of a Tennessee community college raises questions about a Pennsylvania private college's decision to retroactively award a degree.

January 2, 2015
A look at what happened in 2014 and what's to come in 2015 with Inside Higher Ed's third annual in-and-out list.

January 2, 2015
A global subscription company that served as intermediary between college libraries and journal publishers has declared bankruptcy. Libraries face financial losses and time-consuming process to assure journal access.

December 30, 2014
Law school reaches agreement with Education Department to do more to protect victims of sexual assault.

December 23, 2014
A Congressional watchdog asserts that accrediting agencies have not been more likely to sanction colleges with poor student outcomes than they are higher-performing institutions -- though report's own data are mixed on that question. 

December 23, 2014
Brandeis student expresses lack of sympathy with police officers murdered in New York City. Some demand that she be expelled, while others defend her free speech rights.

December 19, 2014
With draft "framework" of its college ratings plan, the Education Department offers a glimpse into its planning -- but provides far fewer details than many expected.

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