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Apr 21 2015

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Education Department documents show money spent on college ratings as well as proposals to allow colleges to challenge and publicly annotate their data in the ratings.
In hiring of tenure-track STEM instructors, female, black and Latino academics have an edge, while Asians are at a disadvantage. But the picture for tenure is more nuanced -- and women with young children lose out.
Large study of California community college students finds that they are more likely to succeed in in-person courses.
In debut of new feature on what the candidates are saying about higher ed, a look at the Florida senator's recent rhetoric and record.
Community colleges find that winning authorization to confer bachelor's degrees is half the battle.

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Joseph E. Aoun writes that it's time to stop trying to divide the curriculum into the liberal arts and practical training.

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