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Undergraduate Research Experience Increases Retention, Engagement at WVU

An apprenticeship initiative at West Virginia University has shown success at retaining learners of all backgrounds.

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Academic Success Tip: Helping Students Engage in Critical Thinking, Media Literacy

Students can be afraid to share how they’re feeling in the classroom. Three higher education experts shared their best practices for skill development and creating a supportive classroom in a recent ACUE webinar.

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Information Deficits Undermine College Access

Financial issues aren’t the only barrier to access, Siva Kumari writes.

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Student Wellness Tip: Offer Free Menstrual Products

Colleges are expanding access to hygiene products to improve basic needs support and promote student wellness.

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Campus Engagement Tip: Create a Commuter Orientation

Colleges and universities target off-campus students with additional resources and socialization opportunities during the orientation process.

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Report: Predictive Models May Have Bias Against Black and Hispanic Learners

A recent study from the American Educational Research Association’s journal finds predictive models can perpetuate social disparities and assume worse outcomes of some racial and ethnic groups.

Austin Community College graduates walk to their ceremony on May 17, 2024, in Cedar Park, Texas.

Funding Student Success: Scholarships for Completion

Two-year-degree seekers at Austin Community Colleges will receive financial support to cover their last term of tuition, part of a larger strategy for free tuition at the district.

AFT Launches Push for Academic Freedom, Job Security, College Access

The American Federation of Teachers, of which the American Association of University Professors is an affiliate, is launching a $1...