Chronicle of Higher Education
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The bill, to reauthorize the Higher Education Act, would repeal the gainful-employment regulation, codify Title IX guidance, simplify the Fafsa, and eliminate the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.
Lawmakers say the University of Nebraska isnât doing enough to protect free speech and conservative voices. The university says the charges are reckless and motivated by a political agenda that is eroding trust in higher education.
The professor, John Casey, an award-winning creative-writing instructor, is the subject of at least three Title IX complaints.
The American Academy of Arts & Sciences lays out recommendations for educating the next generation of students.
At the top of the list are plans to tax tuition waivers for graduate students and other college employees, to remove incentives for charitable giving, and to tax the investment earnings of some private-college endowments.
A provocative opinion column about race at the university drew heavy criticism on the campus.
Yes, theyâre flawed. But theyâre not the only way to gather studentsâ perspectives.
Students, faculty, and administrators hope to bring about sweeping cultural change at the Berklee College of Music, where 11 professors have been fired for sexual misconduct over the past 13 years.
Thomas Brunellâs work challenges a widely held conviction in his field, that political competition is healthy for democracy. Fellow scholars say his study is useful to consider, even if few agree with him.
Legislation to reauthorize the Higher Education Act would stiffen eligibility requirements for colleges, including historically black colleges, Hispanic-serving institutions, and other minority-serving institutions, to receive funds under Title III and Title V of the law.
Californiaâs attorney general sued Ashford University on Wednesday, saying it had misled prospective students, among other illegal practices.
Lucian Wintrich was at the university to deliver a speech titled âItâs OK to Be White.â He grabbed a woman after she appeared to take a piece of paper from the lectern where he was speaking.
The new app, which the Education Department says will be rolled out in the spring, would allow students to apply for federal financial aid and check their credit score, among other features.
The new app, which the Education Department says will be rolled out in the spring, would allow students to apply for federal financial aid, as well as check their credit score, among other features.
The House education committee is expected to release a bill this week that would reauthorize the federal law governing higher education, and it reportedly includes several significant changes.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced on Tuesday that the department would roll out a new mobile app to make it easier for students to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
A recent fiasco involving a Harvard interviewer prompted a wave of contradictory responses. College officials and alumni found the practice meaningful, or a charade; important, or a major risk; something to continue, or to end at once.
Colleges must adapt to a new normal of hate groupsâ targeting their campuses, university officials say.
The students plan to protest the Republican tax proposal, which, as passed by the House of Representatives, would tax their tuition waivers. Higher-education leaders have said such a measure, if enacted, could be catastrophic.
Project Veritas recently used an undercover employee to try and expose bias at The Washington Post, which sniffed out the effort. The organization's founder will speak on "stopping bias in American media."