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Sexual Misconduct and the Faculty Code

In wake of scandals, U of California strengthens faculty policies against sexual harassment and assault.

Protecting Pell? Critics Say Budget Wouldn't

By cutting a third of program's surplus and slashing other aid programs, Trump administration's first budget would imperil college access, advocates argue.

Work-Study Worries

Many experts on the program agree it needs changing with a greater emphasis on low-income students. But few agree that the large cut being sought by the Trump administration will help.

U.S. Rescinds Guidance on Collection Fees

The Trump administration on Thursday withdrew 2015 guidance issued by the Obama administration that barred student loan guarantee agencies from...

Teaching About Sexuality, Violence and Power

When the alleged perpetrator is a person with whom we feel some sort of affiliation or reverence, we start to make excuses and bend over backward to deny the plausibility of the victim’s experience, writes Jamie L. Small.

Upper Iowa University on Notice

Investigation found that staff members improperly handled financial aid funds and changed student grades.

A Promise With Limits

Arkansas becomes latest state to create a free community college plan. But it limits programs of study and could require some recipients to pay back the money.

Study on Challenges for Veterans in Classrooms

A new study from the University of California, Riverside, shows that student veterans attending rural community colleges struggle with integrating...