Chronicle of Higher Education
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A growing number of institutions are making deals that help connect banks with students. The banks â and the colleges â make money. But do students come out ahead?
The credit-rating agency cited muted growth in tuition revenue and âuncertainty at the federal level over potential policy changes.â
âIâve put a lot of work into this, and to have to throw that all away because some Republicans donât like universities is really upsetting,â one student said.
An analysis of 30 incidents looks for the key risk factors.
Auditors Reviewed How UVa’s Police Prepared for White Supremacists. They Didn’t Like What They Found.
The âseeming paralysis of policeâ at a Friday-night march in August on the campus âundoubtedly encouragedâ violence at a rally that turned deadly the following day, a report concludes.
Lindsay Shepherd, a graduate student at Wilfrid Laurier University, was scolded by two professors and a university official for playing a clip in which the use of gender-neutral pronouns was debated.
The flagship university had told 30 instructors their contracts wouldnât be renewed, but within hours it told them to ignore that message.
As the Senateâs tax-reform bill barreled toward a vote, an obscure amendment that would have benefited just one college entered the picture. This is its story.
They affected federal policy, campus culture, and the national conversation about education in 2017, and are likely to remain influential in the year ahead.
Keith L. Ross will become president of Missouri Baptist University, and Timothy W. Gordon was named vice president for student affairs at Buffalo State College.
Convenience-store clerk? No thanks, say these high-school students. Theyâd rather work in university labs.
High-school students from low-income and minority backgrounds gain valuable skills, and colleges get an edge on recruiting.
A new documentary film charts the rise of for-profit colleges and questions higher educationâs financial-aid model.
A monument to the Confederacy known as Silent Sam stands at the main entrance of the U. of North Carolina. Itâs ripping the campus apart. So whatâs keeping it there?
They draw underrepresented high-school women and minorities into rewarding careers. Federal and private grants help keep fees from being an obstacle. And colleges identify standout students for recruiting.
Campus officials say they are "deeply concerned" about anonymous allegations of sexual assault and harassment by Gopal Balakrishnan.
James Allsup, former head of the Washington State U. College Republicans, won re-election as president of the campus chapter. But he was found to be ineligible for the office because he will soon graduate.
As lawmakers prepare to hash out the differences in bills passed by both chambers of Congress, hereâs what each would mean for higher ed.
Advocates for the job-training positions also face challenges stemming from loose definitions of what they are and negative public perceptions of who they serve.