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July 23, 2009
July 22, 2009
With the new GI Bill about to go into effect, report reflects on state of veteran-specific programming on campus.
July 16, 2009
In transnational program, American students will begin medical school in Brisbane, and end it at the U. of Queensland's new clinical school in New Orleans.
July 15, 2009
Bill to provide state oversight of proprietary sector -- unregulated now for two years -- has chance of passage, but consumer advocates wonder if students would be better served by no bill at all.
July 14, 2009
Philander Smith -- without much money -- finds ways to raise graduation and retention rates.
July 13, 2009
At one Air Force base, soon-to-be veterans evaluate options of a program whose benefits are not uniform.
July 9, 2009
World Conference on Higher Education concludes, with government officials from Brazil and India taking up issues of access and branch campuses, respectively.
July 7, 2009
It's a late start, but government officials prepare to send a pilot group of 500 to 700 students abroad starting this fall.
July 7, 2009
At the 2009 World Conference on Higher Education, the second such gathering convened by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (the first was in 1998), panelists on Monday discussed the implications of global trends in higher education before ceding the floor for a four-hour roundtable discussion on higher education in Africa, specifically.
July 2, 2009
Attendees at Unesco World Conference on Higher Education, the second such gathering, will discuss "new dynamics" and persistent challenges -- including expanding access and combating degree mills.