Most Recent Articles
March 2, 2011
New GAO report recommends further oversight of Defense Department's Tuition Assistance Program.
February 28, 2011
A community college's solution for reliance on adjuncts? Posts with job security for a year, a 7-7 course load, and no chance at tenure. Faculty unions split on the idea.
February 24, 2011
City Colleges of Chicago redefines job descriptions for its campus leaders and tells those in office they must apply to keep their positions.
February 23, 2011
Jim Calhoun, the men's basketball coach at Connecticut, will sit out three games next season for major violations of recruiting rules.
February 17, 2011
A New Jersey county executive wants to decide which items may go on meeting agendas for the local community college’s board of trustees and warns that, without such oversight of the board's actions, the institution’s county funding may be in jeopardy. Local and statewide community college officials counter that the county executive is overstepping her bounds and endangering the institution’s autonomy.
February 16, 2011
Policy experts debate the merits of current goal-driven higher education policy; some argue colleges should focus on attainment over completion and numbers instead of rates.
February 14, 2011
NCAA survey shows certain sports put more of a premium on academic activities than others do.
February 10, 2011
Critical evaluation of influential community college student completion initiative suggests that understanding barriers to success is not enough to solve them.
February 9, 2011
New survey reveals nearly a third of community college students were unable to enroll in course of choice last semester.
February 7, 2011
Rural community colleges across country argue they will be disproportionately hurt by the many across-the-board state budget cuts currently being proposed.