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The Senate's Higher Ed Act

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The U.S. Senate's education committee will convene today to take up its version of legislation to renew the Higher Education Act -- a bill that most college lobbyists prefer to the version passed in July by the parallel panel in the House of Representatives.

Was Big Brother Watching?

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ACLU obtains documents showing that law enforcement groups monitored pro-affirmative action group at U. of Michigan.

Next Step for the Higher Ed Act

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With legislative picture muddied by Katrina, Senate panel makes fast work of its version of key bill.

Black Colleges Confront Challenges

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At long-planned conference, a new issue emerges, informally, on the agenda.

Default Rates Fall Again

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4.5% of borrowers in 2003 failed to repay their student loans, down from 5.2% in 2002.

Gulf Coast Aid -- From Student Loans?

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Higher education groups pan Senate proposal to use savings from Higher Ed Act to pay for Katrina recovery.

Dissent and Cake -- Happy Constitution Day!

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Colleges plan a variety of ways to mark a holiday they have been ordered to celebrate.

Tactical Shift or Tactical Error?

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AAUP endorsed statement on academic responsibilities, but comes out against including it in key federal bill.

Going After the Little Guys

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The Pentagon has cited three independent law schools for barring military recruiters -- but what about Harvard?

Academic-FBI Rapprochement

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Bureau appoints panel of university presidents to advise it on relations with higher education.

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