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Jesse Jackson Plans to Help Grambling Tackle Its Issues

by Associated Press | October 29, 2013
He’s fought for civil rights and negotiated freedom for hostages, but can Jesse Jackson close [...] Read more

Students Block Access to Bulgarian University

by Veselin Toshkov, Associated Press | October 28, 2013
Several hundred students blocked access to Bulgaria’s largest university on Monday, demandin [...] Read more

Alumni Group Unwelcome at Mo. Chiropractic College

by Alan Scher Zagier, Associated Press |
When it comes to raising money from proud graduates, most college alumni associations can be co [...] Read more

College Costs Growing Faster in Utah than U.S.

by Lindsay Whitehurst, The Salt Lake Tribune | October 27, 2013
College costs in Utah rose more quickly than the rest of the country during the past five year [...] Read more

Ohio Public Colleges Make Aggressive Changes After Enrollment Dips

by Associated Press |
Enrollment at Ohio's public colleges and universities has fallen for the second year in a row a [...] Read more

SUNY College Police Investigating Racial Posting

by Associated Press | October 24, 2013
Campus police at an upstate New York college are investigating a "racially offensive posting" i [...] Read more

Michigan Schools Sue Over Contraception Mandate

by Associated Press |
Two Christian schools, Cornerstone University in Grand Rapids and Dordt College in Sioux Center [...] Read more

UConn President Defends Response to Sex Assaults

by Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press | October 23, 2013
University of Connecticut President Susan Herbst on Wednesday gave an impassioned defense of th [...] Read more

Jackson State: Grambling Forfeit Could Cost Millions

by Associated Press |
Jackson State says financial losses for the university and the city of Jackson, Miss., "could b [...] Read more

Education Advocate Major Owens Dies at 77

by Karen Matthews, Associated Press | October 22, 2013
Mayor Owens, a New York City Democrat who served 12 terms in the U.S. House and was credited wi [...] Read more

ASU Files Suit Over Critical Audit Report

by Bob Johnson, Associated Press |
Alabama State University has filed a lawsuit against a company that prepared a preliminary audi [...] Read more

Report: Tuskegee University President’s Resignation Unexpected

by Associated Press | October 21, 2013
Gilbert Rochon has resigned as president of Tuskegee University after three years on the job. [...] Read more

New President Says Wabash College Staying All-Male

by Associated Press |
Wabash College has no plans to change its all-male tradition of 181 years by starting to admit [...] Read more

UCLA Fails to Check Faculty Bias Claims

by Associated Press | October 20, 2013
The University of California, Los Angeles has not properly investigated an increasing number of [...] Read more

Ala. Governor Calls Special Meeting of ASU Board

by Associated Press |
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has called a special meeting of the Alabama State University Board [...] Read more