When a college eliminates its only positions for philosophy and American literature, but adds a slot for music therapy, has it changed its mission?
California is investing money in expanding aid programs that benefit its community college students, which could be a sign that free two-year college is a possibility.
Indiana's Ivy Tech Community College is working to hold onto federal workforce development dollars as the state now uses graduation rates as an accountability measure, which the college feels is unfair.
Suburban Chicago's College of DuPage has a long history of conflict and scandal, particularly ones involving its Board of Trustees and presidents.
Mills is across the country from Sweet Briar, but is closer in circumstance. It struggles with declining enrollment, a growing discount rate and faculty-administrator tensions. How endangered is the college?
U of Maine System wants to end campus-by-campus accreditation. Would local needs and faculty voice be lost?
A new report suggests that while growing personnel and construction costs are a factor in the rising price of public higher education, a decline in state funding is the real culprit.
As colleges face financial pressure and trim budgets, faculty members are concerned about not just the proposed cuts, but how those changes are communicated.
After the recession, tuition dollars make up a greater share of public higher education revenues than ever before, and make up a majority in half the states.
Obama unveils outline of federal matching grant proposal that would seek to make two years of community college free nationwide.
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