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February 5, 2008
Leaders of Catholic institutions discuss the importance of speaking out publicly -- and not just on the usual issues.
February 4, 2008
Catholic college leaders discuss issues of institutional autonomy in light of "Land O'Lakes," a landmark 1967 statement.
February 1, 2008
Many liberal arts colleges have long struggled to balance increasing emphases on professional preparation with a core curriculum. Business, in particular, has been blooming.But not without significant discussions at administrative and faculty levels about what that business education should look like -- and not without some aversion to calling the final products "business" programs.
January 30, 2008
New federal rule relaxes 2006 restrictions on student welfare recipients -- including stipulation on supervised homework -- but experts say barriers to access remain.
January 29, 2008
In statewide effort, community colleges in California experiment with new models for "basic skills" instruction and student services.
January 28, 2008
Maharishi U. is reconstructing its entire physical plant in line with the "nourishing" principles of Vedic architecture.
January 25, 2008
Money, power and student mobility are among the topics as educators grapple with what globalization really means.
January 24, 2008
Researchers consider issues specific to foreign-born faculty and ways to help them adjust.
January 22, 2008
New Fairleigh Dickinson U. program doesn't require Korean students to excel in ESL before earning credits toward their degrees.
January 21, 2008
Moving beyond major providers, New York Attorney General subpoenas colleges about their international programs.