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DeVos Gives Controversial Accreditor a New Chance and More Time

April 3, 2018 - 8:03pm
The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, which oversees primarily for-profit colleges, had its federal recognition revoked in 2016. The department will now reconsider its earlier decision.
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New Tensions Erupt Over Georgia’s Handling of Presumed Slave Remains

April 3, 2018 - 6:00pm
History faculty express concern over the campus spokesman’s aggressive public response to criticism of the university.
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Red, Yellow, or Green? A University System Color-Codes Its Presidents’ Political Speech to Try to Regulate It

April 3, 2018 - 4:50pm
The policy has gotten a mixed reception. Some professors said the policy has prompted good conversations between university trustees and faculty groups. Others worry that it threatens their right to speak freely.
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Kentucky’s New Budget Carries Big Consequences for Public Colleges

April 3, 2018 - 4:01pm
The budget, approved Monday night, would reduce state appropriations and allow universities to fire tenured professors whose programs were cut.
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April 3, 2018 - 8:30am
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Howard U. Sit-In Could Be the Start of Something Bigger

April 2, 2018 - 7:21pm
As a student protest enters its fifth day, organizers are urging students at other historically black colleges to take action too.
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