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November 12, 2014
New report examines the challenges U.S. universities face in establishing international joint or dual degree programs and raises the issue of ‘credential inflation.’

November 12, 2014
Report from teacher ed watchdog group finds education majors consistently rank among the highest G.P.A. earners, which it attributes to fact that many assignments in education courses don't adequately measure student skills. 

November 11, 2014
The Digital Games Research Association is targeted by #Gamergate supporters over claims that the organization is planning a feminist takeover of the video game industry.

November 11, 2014
An accrediting official who has been caught in the crucible between encouraging experimentation and protecting aid funds proposes a way for new institutions to get access to federal aid, without "subterfuge."

November 11, 2014
Rather than suspend partying at specific Greek chapters after a violation has occurred, some colleges opt for systemwide bans.

November 11, 2014
Author of new essay collection discusses the intellectual's role in the era of the "post-welfare state university."

November 11, 2014
Lynn Babington, dean of the School of Nursing at Fairfield University, has been promoted to senior vice president for academic affairs there.

November 10, 2014
Video circulates of the leader of Lincoln U. of Pennsylvania questioning the motives of female students who bring rape allegations.

November 10, 2014
A faculty report, obtained by Inside Higher Ed, endorses reappointment of adjunct James Kilgore, who was barred from further teaching at the U. of Illinois despite strong record -- after word spread of his past with Symbionese Liberation Army. Will trustees, under fire over academic freedom issues, accept the findings?  

November 10, 2014
A year after it voted to boycott Israeli academic institutions, American Studies Association is sticking to its guns. But it wants to broaden its public image, and demonstrate involvement in activism beyond Middle East.

November 10, 2014
The U. of Florida's political science department turns down a request to build a fully online degree over concerns about quality and the university's commitment.

November 10, 2014
Some college centers that serve marginalized sexual or gender identities are officially recognizing another in their names and program offerings. 

November 10, 2014
Harcum College has a campaign in which a woman appears headed to a health profession and a black man is shown in a suit with a basketball. Is this a perpetuation of stereotypes?

November 7, 2014
Should a university president share concerns about a faculty study? Should such issues be raised after private emails from business leaders attacking the research?

November 7, 2014
Panel criticizes American Studies Association's year-old academic boycott of Israel at body's annual meeting. And the panelists in turn are criticized.

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