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April 9, 2015
Founder of one successful company that takes academic programs online starts a competitor, aiming to halve colleges' costs and eliminate the long-term commitments to share revenue.

April 9, 2015
Paris-Saclay’s president discusses why 19 French institutions are stronger as one.

April 8, 2015
As community colleges and some states consider ways to take care of community college tuition, some focus on the best students, some on the lowest income, and some cast a wide net.

April 8, 2015
When colleges ban hard liquor, even for students over 21, does drinking behavior change? Or is it just forced off campus?

April 8, 2015
The organization, which has helped liberal arts colleges integrate technology into their curriculums, faces an uncertain future.

April 8, 2015
Johns Hopkins decides that it's time to spell out what academic freedom means at the institution.

April 8, 2015
Accreditors grapple with governing board independence at a new private nonprofit system.

April 7, 2015
For-profit colleges are feeling more scrutiny and pressure from states and attorneys general over their financial practices.

April 7, 2015
The Obama administration is eyeing a plan that would make it easier for community colleges to appeal high loan default rates because relatively few of their students take out loans.

April 7, 2015
Anna Deavere Smith, actress and playwright, argues in Jefferson Lecture that humanities are key to a better understanding of what it is to be American.

April 7, 2015
"Promise program" scholarships are appealing to cities and counties looking to boost their local educational achievement. But it's too early to say for sure that the programs work.

April 7, 2015
Coffee giant extends its tuition program so that it covers four full years. McDonald's provides details of its much smaller plan.

April 6, 2015
Brown U. says it will double underrepresented minority faculty ranks in 10 years. What's its strategy? Why do some institutions favor -- and some avoid -- specific goals?

April 6, 2015
The remaining colleges -- most of which have been singled out for scrutiny over "severe" audit findings -- are mostly for-profit colleges and beauty schools. 

April 6, 2015
New shipbuilding apprenticeship at Old Dominion University may be first of its kind to include a bachelor's degree, paid for by the shipyard, which also kicks in at least $225,000 during each apprentice's course.

April 6, 2015
New book explores strategies and obstacles for gay, lesbian and transgender students and those who conduct research on L.G.B.T.Q. topics.

April 6, 2015
Drexel investigates law professor who accidentally sent her class a link to a pornographic video.

April 3, 2015
Faculty and staff at Massachusetts's Roxbury Community College protest alleged lack of communication and changes pushed by the institution's president and her administration. 

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