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February 23, 2015
One sophomore is in critical condition.

February 23, 2015
Some conference commissioners are pushing making freshmen ineligible to compete to try to stem the flow of players of leaving college for the NBA after one year.

February 23, 2015
To tap into private investment funds while retaining its public mission, a California nonprofit university becomes a "benefit corporation." Is the status legit -- and will other colleges follow?

February 23, 2015
Hobsons, seeking to offer college and career planning tools that follow students through their entire educational careers, acquires Starfish Retention Solutions.

February 20, 2015
Senator Sanders, the Vermont independent and possible 2016 presidential contender, calls on Congress to boost federal higher ed spending to allow states to slash public college tuition in half.

February 20, 2015
Report seeks a broad rethinking of the structure of professors' jobs, with a strong emphasis on academic freedom and equitable treatment, but an openness to radical change.

February 20, 2015
Financial aid director at North Idaho College arrested for using Craigslist to solicit students.

February 20, 2015
British universities are paying more in commissions to recruit international students.

February 20, 2015
The Pulse podcast features an interview with Bryan Alexander.

February 19, 2015
Professor who leads center on poverty repeatedly criticizes conservative leaders -- and board panel of allies of those he criticized moves to eliminate his research center.

February 19, 2015
Computer science department at U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign rescinds a threat to crack down on students sharing code online.

February 19, 2015
Student affairs and anticrime groups warn that state legislation designed to prevent sexual assaults on campus is being poorly drafted and could hurt the efforts lawmakers want to encourage.

February 19, 2015
Several college groups offer some advice to the Education Department on how to structure the ratings system that they believe shouldn't be built in the first place. 

February 19, 2015
At international education conference, panelists discuss how to develop more meaningful international collaborations.  

February 19, 2015
UMass, after consulting with State Department, reverses policy that would have prohibited Iranian students from enrolling in certain programs.

February 18, 2015
Has a key part of the gender gap for women in science and technology been eliminated? Or do the data show the continued loss of female talent in STEM?

February 18, 2015
New MLA analysis sheds light on the much-bemoaned job market for humanities Ph.D.s.

February 18, 2015
At a conference for international education administrators, sessions focus on whether universities are setting high enough expectations for students when they study abroad. 

February 18, 2015
New America Foundation argues that regulations governing federal financial aid are keeping community college students from earning degrees faster.

February 18, 2015
College athletes say they care about doing well academically, but they study less and take easier courses to try to align with stereotypes, researchers say in a new paper.

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