Chronicle of Higher Education
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âDreamersâ must stay in school, and lawmakers must provide a path forward, says Jorge Reyes Salinas, a student trustee for the California State University System.
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The universityâs Board of Trustees placed Beverlee J. McClure on leave last week.Â
The Trump administration may be signaling that it wants to take a closer look at streamlining the forgiveness process. That may find some unlikely allies on the Hill.
"If that had been turned in on a term paper, youâd have given it an F," Mitch Daniels said of a letter opposing his university's deal to acquire the for-profit institution.
Colleges are experimenting with a high-tech system that uses old-fashioned personal attention to curb enrollmentâs âsummer melt.â
As an undergraduate, Sy Stokes shared his insights in spoken word. Now he sees "different avenues for disrupting the system."
Colleges are experimenting with a high-tech system that uses old-fashioned personal attention to curb enrollmentâs "summer melt."
After an economics professor poses the question, an English professor is driven to respond.
An arts-and-sciences dean and his co-author look at various approaches deans can take to organize their colleges and ward off crises.
The latest topics include how changing demographics will affect college enrollment and how to teach writing to working-class students.
Each year, thousands of students intending to go to college fail to actually enroll. Georgia State University takes a high-tech but personalized approach to getting them to campus in the fall.
C. Mauli Agrawal will lead the University of Missouri at Kansas City, and Sheryl Kubiak will be dean of social work at Wayne State University.
The ex-president of the campus chapter says the conservative organizationâs top leaders muzzled her and threw her group "under the bus" after its October event was lampooned on social media.
Putting oneâs own work on the syllabus can be logical. But the mild self-enrichment â or appearance of such â has some academics jumping through hoops to avoid it.
Reports of ugly incidents were all over the news in the weeks after Donald J. Trumpâs surprising victory. Recently released government statistics help paint a picture of what really happened on campuses.
Sheâs an undocumented student fearing the death of DACA. Heâs a Haitian citizen with a deadline to leave the United States. Theyâve fallen in love. What do they do now? Â
Documents show that academic leaders discussed tailoring programs for the specific benefit of athletes, and no one is seriously asking if thatâs a problem.
Erin Bartram reflects on her overnight transformation from spurned scholar to prophet of the academic jobless.Â
At College Unbound, a new institution in Rhode Island, the curriculum and services reflect the life and work experiences of older students. âWeâve tried to become what they needed,â says Adam Bush, its provost.