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19 avril 2018

Flawed Judgment in Use of Force Against Students?

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Only some college and university police officers are being trained to handle students' mental health crises, experts say. More...

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Political Uniformity?

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Citing lack of diversity in campus politics, Vassar College sophomore starts new publication to help conservatives and liberals alike express their views in a healthy way. More...

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After the ACA, Fewer Uninsured Students

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. The Affordable Care Act has helped reduce the number of uninsured college students in the country, though nearly 1.7 million of students still remain without coverage, according to a new report. More...

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Duty to Protect

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. California Supreme Court has determined public colleges in the state must warn and shield their students from potential violent acts. Experts say the ruling could have nationwide implications. More...

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Misguided Effort to Dismantle Federal Protections

HomeDeVos's next round of deregulation strikes at the heart of higher education and could lead to more fraud, waste and abuse, argue Spiros Protopsaltis and Clare McCann. More...

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Trump says he ‘doesn’t know what a community college means’

Screenshot-2018-4-19 Techno-News BlogTechno-News Blog. n a speech, President Donald Trump expressed a desire to return to the days of vocational schools — both in name and function — saying he doesn’t know what a community college is, other than knowing it’s a two-year school. More...

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12 avril 2018

RIAA Trains Anti-Piracy Guns on Universities

RIAA Trains Anti-Piracy Guns on Universities
"We deeply regret that in view of his record we have had to fire the manager of our baseball team." Yup, sometimes the vote of confidence lasts exactly one day. As in this case. A day after the RIAA won the right to force Verizon to release customer names, but said it wouldn't impose the same requirement on universities, we see 175 specific students instructed by Indiana University (IU) to delete music and movie files from their computers. More...

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US Tightens Net Copyright

US Tightens Net Copyright
"United States trade negotiators are pushing for Australia to sign up to a tough new copyright regime that could hold internet service providers liable for breaches." In particular, the U.S. would like to see Australia hold ISPs accounable for usage and to have Australia impose criminal sanctions against file sharing. More...

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ISPs 'Should Pay' for Music Swapping

ISPs 'Should Pay' for Music Swapping
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is toying with the idea of asking for a tax on internet service providers (ISPs) that allow users to use file trading systems. More...

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College Pact a Fresh Start For Napster

College Pact a Fresh Start For Napster
Students feel betrayed by Penn State administration, and with good reason. The university will begin offering the students free access to music through the revamped (and now commercial) Napster service. There won't be an extra cost (for now) - it will be paid for from the existing technology fee (begging the question: what was it being used for before?). More...

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