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November 15, 2012
2012 winners come from Dalton State, National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Paradise Valley Community College and University of South Florida.
November 13, 2012
A new fellowship has attracted considerable attention for its claim that it pays students $100,000 to skip college, but some of the winners want to earn degrees -- and the program lets them do it.
November 8, 2012
The e-textbook consortium CourseSmart has announced an analytics program that will provide data about students' usage of a text, which universities can use to link with outcomes.
November 7, 2012
Measure to help undocumented students wins 58 percent of the vote.
November 6, 2012
For students who prefer books to parties, colleges offer quiet housing to maintain an academic atmosphere
Acknowledging that some students want to be able to study in their dorm rooms, colleges offer quiet housing options for students who need a calmer environment than the average residence hall might offer.
November 1, 2012
A series of new grants seek to help community college students in STEM fields successfully transfer to and graduate from four-year institutions -- a path that often is full of obstacles.
October 31, 2012
Colleges hit by Hurricane Sandy on Monday spent Tuesday evaluating damage and local transportation closures to determine when classes can resume.
October 29, 2012
Faculty representatives at AAUP conference suggest improved communication and proactive approaches as ways to increase the standing of professors' governance bodies.
October 24, 2012
A former employee at Thomas Jefferson School of Law alleges she falsified data on graduate employment at the request of the school’s administration, according to court documents published by Law School Transparency.
October 23, 2012
Funded by Gates Foundation, MyCollege Foundation and Mount St. Mary's College launch Portmont College, a new blended model for earning an associate degree.