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Judge Calls for Mediation in Maryland Legal Case

by Walter Hudson | November 12, 2017

A federal judge has appointed a "special master" to help craft a plan to resolve a longstanding

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New Report Offers Best Financial Practices for Colleges’ Roles in Student Success

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College affordability and a clear understanding of financial aid are among the biggest challeng

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Kennesaw State Embroiled in Controversy over Security of Election Data

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Judging strictly by how the Center for Election Systems at Kennesaw State University is describ

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James Madison University Officials Approve Tuition Hike

James Madison University Officials Approve Tuition Hike

by Associated Press |

HARRISONBURG, Va. — James Madison University officials have approved a tuition hike of $1,000

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College Accuses 83 Students of Using App to Cheat

College Accuses 83 Students of Using App to Cheat

by Associated Press |

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State University has accused 83 undergraduate students of cheating on c

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Newly Published Data Highlights Fraud Complaints Against For-Profits

by | November 9, 2017

For-profit colleges drew attention again this week after troves of newly public data showed the

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García to Lead American Association of State Colleges and Universities

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Dr. Mildred García, who has led California State University Fullerton for the past five years,

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Guest Artists Add a New Dimension to Hip Hop Studies

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The inclusion of Hip Hop studies in academia has become a growing trend at colleges and univers

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Hate Crime Charge Sought Against White College Roommate

Hate Crime Charge Sought Against White College Roommate

by Associated Press |

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. –The Connecticut NAACP wants a felony hate crime charge immediately

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Program Aims to Help Virginia Students Apply to College

Program Aims to Help Virginia Students Apply to College

by Associated Press |

RICHMOND — Every public four-year college and university in Virginia will participate in a pr

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Rising Star is Elected Lt. Gov of Virginia

by | November 8, 2017

Among the several political races in Tuesday’s election across the nation, one stands out bec

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Liberian Refugee Elected Mayor of Helena, Montana

Liberian Refugee Elected Mayor of Helena, Montana

by Associated Press |

HELENA, Mont. — Voters in Montana‘s capital city have elected a Liberian refugee as the

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Study Gives College Sports D+ grade for Race, Gender Hiring

Study Gives College Sports D+ grade for Race, Gender Hiring

by Associated Press |

ORLANDO, Fla. — Leadership positions at Football Bowl Subdivision schools continue to be domi

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Experts: Freshmen Should Receive an Honest Account of What Takes Place on College Campuses

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When Anthony Grant, associate director of admissions at Earlham College in Indiana, attended a

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A Custodian’s Daughter Takes Advantage of Tuition Benefit

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Six years before she climbed the steps of Jones Hall during the fall semester of her senior yea

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