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New Study Analyzes Value of Associate Degrees and Certificates

by | January 29, 2020
A new study from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce found that a s [...] Read more

NASPA Study Analyzes Services for Students Accused of Sexual Misconduct

by | January 28, 2020
In partnership with the University of Kentucky College of Education, Student Affairs Administra [...] Read more

George Soros Donates $1B for Global University Initiative

by | January 27, 2020
Billionaire financier and philanthropist George Soros has announced that he is donating $1 bill [...] Read more

AAC&U Panelists Share Strategies for Supporting Underrepresented STEM Students

by | January 26, 2020
How can STEM departments support underrepresented students? Panelists at the Association of Ame [...] Read more

AAC&U Conference Explores How to Support Women Leaders and Faculty of Color

by | January 23, 2020
Several sessions at the Association of American Colleges and Universities annual meeting delved [...] Read more

Report: Students of Color Find it Difficult Accessing Mental Health Support

by | January 22, 2020
A new study by ACT analyzed high school students' access to mental health services. [...] Read more

Two Years After Protests, Evergreen State College Works to Boost Enrollment, Retention

by | January 21, 2020
Like many liberal arts schools, Evergreen State College has faced a drop in enrollment. But the [...] Read more

Dr. Jonathan Holloway Appointed First Black President of Rutgers University

by | January 20, 2020
Dr. Jonathan Holloway, provost of Northwestern University, was named president of Rutgers Unive [...] Read more

House Votes to Overturn DeVos’ Restrictions on Student Loan Forgiveness

by | January 16, 2020
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution Thursday overturning U.S. Secretary of Ed [...] Read more

Report: Universities Must Cultivate Race-Conscious Policies to Address Historical Inequities

by Lois Elfman | January 15, 2020
Higher education institutions’ historically racist admission policies have led to underrepres [...] Read more

At UC Irvine, Iranian Students Worry For Their Families

by | January 14, 2020
Iranian and Iranian American students at the University of California Irvine mourn victims of t [...] Read more

SUNO Cuts Staff, Suspends Athletic Programs

by | January 13, 2020
In response to insufficient finances, Southern University at New Orleans — the city’s only [...] Read more

Inclusion Issues Explored at MLA Convention

by | January 12, 2020
Humanities faculty discussed practical techniques for boosting academic diversity alongside bro [...] Read more

Scholars Discuss Pedagogy and Community College Jobs at MLA Convention

by | January 9, 2020
The first day of the 2020 Modern Language Association Convention was a smorgasbord of hands-on [...] Read more

How Can STEM Fellowships Evaluate Applicants More Equitably?

by | January 8, 2020
How can STEM fellowships make their evaluation processes more equitable. Dr. Joyce Yen, directo [...] Read more