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June 6, 2007
As Congress mulls colleges' role in policing peer-to-peer networks, campus administrators explain how they combat illegal downloading.
June 5, 2007
A $105 million defense contract at Stanford has galvanized some faculty members. Will students follow?
June 1, 2007
Robert Frank discusses how "economic naturalism" helps teach basic concepts in introductory courses. With a podcast.
June 1, 2007
Education Dept. highlights increasing number of higher-level courses taken in high school, and reliance on federal grants for college.
May 31, 2007
New survey finds most Americans believe tuition shouldn't bar qualified students from a college education, as anxieties about price mount.
May 30, 2007
New Congressional working group mulls issues relating to financial aid and college-going rates for Hispanic students.
May 24, 2007
Voters, overcoming aversion to new taxes, agree to create first 2-year institution in Boise, now nation's largest metro area without one.
May 22, 2007
Prominent researcher's imprisonment in Iran sparks vocal protests by Middle Eastern studies scholars -- but no boycott, yet.
May 21, 2007
Kentucky community colleges find benefits from teaching their instructors about learning.
May 18, 2007
A missing student is found dead, in portable toilet, in apparent overdose. How can colleges prevent such tragedies?