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September 4, 2008
University of Richmond unveils online database of concise, cross-linked modules that its creators hope could influence the way history is taught.
September 4, 2008
A professor comes to town as a delegate, a college rigs up a remote class from the convention and foreign journalism fellows get their first taste of American political theater.
September 3, 2008
As Margaret Spellings hinted at what to expect from a President McCain, scholars fanned out to record the views of two important players in the Republican political drama: delegates and protesters.
September 2, 2008
The document, adopted on Monday, details presumptive nominee John McCain's possible approach to community colleges, financial aid, distance education, Title IX and other issues.
August 29, 2008
At Ivy Tech Community College, a system serving more than 115,000 students on 23 campuses, faculty members embrace instant messaging to maintain contact with their students.
August 26, 2008
With slew of new announcements and partnerships, some publishers, colleges and even bookstores seem poised to offer e-textbooks as a serious alternative for students.
August 25, 2008
Presidents who called for debate opened their inboxes last week to hundreds of messages originating from a MADD Web form.
August 19, 2008
A start-up company is developing an application for the social networking site that would integrate with partner colleges and add privacy measures.
August 15, 2008
A start-up company from a former Blackboard executive is positioning itself to help colleges boost retention with communication tools ... and lots of data.
August 14, 2008
What happens when video of two coaches engaging in an obscenity-laden shouting match -- complete with a mooning -- hits YouTube?