11 novembre 2016

The New Congress and Higher Ed

HomeBy Jake New. Donald Trump shockingly won the presidency as the GOP maintained its grip on Congress. Read more...

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Outraged by Trump Win, Students Protest

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. At campuses nationwide, those opposed to the president-elect hold rallies and sit-ins. Read more...

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U of Illinois Backs Budget Deal With Benchmarks

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. The University of Illinois System is backing a deal proposed by some legislators that could lead to appropriations on a regular basis for system campuses, The Chicago Tribune reported. Read more...

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The Incidents Since Election Day

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Many campuses have seen graffiti, taunts and more -- with immigrant, Muslim and minority students as targets -- in last 48 hours. Some see a Trump effect. Read more...

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No State Authorization Rule in 2017?

HomeBy Carl Straumsheim. The U.S. Department of Education's rule regulating colleges that offer online education programs to students in other states may not go into effect until 2018. Read more...

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A Mighty Time for Community Colleges

HomeBy Wick Sloane. For all President Obama, Jill Biden and Martha Kanter have done for the institutions, Wick Sloane offers his thanks. Now it's up to the colleges themselves, he writes. Read more...

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Where Veterans Succeed

HomeBy Ashton B. CarterJohn B. King Jr and Robert A. McDonald. Three cabinet secretaries -- from the U.S. Departments of Defense, Education and Veterans Affairs -- urge colleges and universities to help more veterans pursue their degrees and describe some ways to do so. Read more...

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Veterans at Elite Colleges, 2016

HomeWick Sloane presents Inside Higher Ed’s annual survey of veterans at highly selective colleges and universities. Columbia leads the pack, and there’s been progress, thanks to Posse and other groups. But over all? “A national disgrace,” says one critic. Read more...

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What Trump Gets Right and Wrong About Conspiracy

HomeBy Jed Shahar and Benjamin Lawrance Miller. If the presidential candidate were a student in our community college class, he’d have to do a lot more research, write Jed Shahar and Benjamin Lawrance Miller. Read more...

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How Do We Move Forward?

HomeBy Kevin Kruger. Those of us who work in student affairs will need to take some time to absorb the results of this election and then quickly get back to the work we do in supporting our students, writes Kevin Kruger. Read more...

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