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March 8, 2012
The DePauw University visiting journalism professor who used a student's arrest records to teach a lesson about public documents won't be sanctioned, the professor, Mark Tatge, said in a statement Wednesday. Students had complained after Tatge gave his class information on an athlete's arrest on suspicion of resisting arrest, public drunkenness and being a minor in possession of alcohol. The information was all publicly available.
March 8, 2012
Houston Community College's experiences in Qatar -- including issues of gender segregation, administrative infighting and student discontent -- provide a cautionary tale of foreign expansion.
March 7, 2012
Massachusetts is believed to be the first state system to mandate civic engagement measurement.
March 6, 2012
Administrators say Columbia College Chicago's restructuring plan will let it become more nimble. But students and instructors worry applying a business approach to cuts could erode a unique arts and culture orientation.
March 2, 2012
Arizona State and the University of Mary partner to offer theology classes, earning wide support but also prompting questions about the separation of church and state.
March 1, 2012
A DePauw University journalism professor handed out a student's arrest record. The campus is debating whether that's good teaching or just being cruel.
March 1, 2012
Colleges focusing on independence might be inadvertently harming first-generation students who favor collaboration, a new study contends.
February 29, 2012
Faculty members are protesting after Howard University doled out $1.1 million in administrator bonuses and then announced a budget shortfall.
February 28, 2012
New study finds that one-third of students attend at least two colleges. Their most common transfer destination: community colleges.


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