21 avril 2018

6 Howard Employees Fired for Fraud

HomeBy Grace Bird. Six Howard University employees were fired last year for stealing money from the financial aid department, the president confirmed Wednesday. More...

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In Physics, Geneseo Punches Above Its Weight

HomeBy Grace Bird. SUNY Geneseo graduated 35 physics majors last year -- about 30 more than the nation's average at institutions without graduate programs. More...

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Proof That Colleges Adapt, and a Prod for More Change

HomeBy Grace Bird. A report from the Council of Independent Colleges shows how dozens of small private institutions have changed programs or structures -- and aims to spur consideration elsewhere. More...

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Abilene Christian Bans Same-Sex Relationships for Student Employees

HomeBy Grace Bird. Abilene Christian University, a 5,000-student private college in west Texas, this month banned same-sex relationships for student employees, the Texas Tribune reported. More...

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Racist Email Sent to Colorado College Students

HomeBy Grace Bird. Colorado Springs police are investigating who sent a racist email to students and employees at Colorado College, KKTV reported. More...

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Viterbo Eliminates a Dozen Academic Programs

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Viterbo University will eliminate a dozen programs following a formal sustainability review of majors with fewer than 20 enrolled students. More...

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New York Budget Restores Bundy Aid

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Boosters of private colleges in New York are cheering after the state passed a budget including funding for a long-running program providing unrestricted aid to independent colleges based on their degree productivity. More...

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Tuition Grows in Importance

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Annual report on public higher education finance shows more states relying more heavily on tuition, even in a year when appropriations rose nationally. More...

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President Investigated After Anonymous Tip Alleges Plagiarism

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. The tipster identified several passages of the dissertation that contained direct quotations that were not properly attributed, the email said. Inside Higher Ed was able to check three of those cases. In each, the dissertation contains sentences that are identical or largely identical to language in other works but are not enclosed in quotation marks. More...

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The Perils of Presidential Job-Hopping

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. Akron president is stepping down after he applied for job in Florida. Is the system good for anyone. More...

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