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November 13, 2009
Facing faculty uproar, Syracuse library pulls back -- at least for now -- from plans to move thousands of books off campus.
November 12, 2009
Citing First Amendment, Maryland’s public universities defy legislature’s demands for a policy barring the use of public facilities for the display of obscene materials.
November 10, 2009
U. of California at Davis asks faculty to forfeit stipends they get for leading freshman seminars, generating some givebacks and some resentment.
November 5, 2009
Federal panel debates whether the government should revise rules on raises and bonuses for student recruiters.
November 3, 2009
Education Department discussion of financial aid rules begins with debate pitting for-profit colleges against their naysayers.
November 2, 2009
Professor at Columbia College loses institution's support for her conference and could lose her tenure too.
October 30, 2009
The tough job market for college seniors and recent graduates has left millions of twentysomethings unemployed or underemployed and looking for work or some other way to occupy their time.Among the alternatives that appear to be growing in popularity this fall: State Department-sponsored Fulbright fellowships to study, conduct research or teach English in 140 countries.
October 28, 2009
Baylor U. offers its independent alumni association a merger, then takes it back.
October 26, 2009
Controversial visitors to U. Chicago and Temple provoke angry crowds, inside the lecture hall.
October 23, 2009
Education secretary's sharp critique of teacher ed leaves many programs saying he's right, just not about their campuses.