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March 26, 2009
City Colleges of Chicago system proposes foreign language requirement for all associate of arts students.
March 25, 2009
New analysis finds that "natural economic forces" (as opposed to U.S. failure) go far in explaining the declining share of science and engineering Ph.D.s earned by the American-born.
March 23, 2009
Project analyzes how universities organize the study of world regions and the role of area studies centers.
March 20, 2009
At gathering on international education, experts see progress in teaching a crucial language, but worry about impact of keeping instructors at low pay and off tenure track.
March 19, 2009
California State U. reserves spots at each campus for veterans or service members selected by their commanders.
March 18, 2009
Increased scholarly output and student disengagement are linked, according to a new white paper that calls for relieving the "research mandate" in the humanities.
March 17, 2009
Imagine a computer simulation where the goal is to identify and refer mentally distressed students. How to train the "gatekeepers?"
March 17, 2009
Colleges ask students' immigration status, but how and whether they verify legality varies -- as does whether they admit applicants known to be in the U.S. illegally.
March 16, 2009
Embassy-sponsored conference gathers Iraqi American academics for discussion and action.
March 12, 2009
Campuses are going green and going international. With air travel as the elephant in the room, how to reconcile the two?