Chronicle of Higher Education
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Florida State Universityâs president, who banned Greek activities after a studentâs death, says parents told him heâd âruinedâ their childrenâs cultural lives.
The American Historical Association has taken pains to ensure it is not confused with a-ha, a Norwegian rock band.
A new report shows a drop in new enrollments from abroad, ending an era of unprecedented growth.
Pitzer built a fossil-fuels-free index fund and "analyzed it seven ways till Sunday," says the chair of the investment committee. He thinks it may interest other colleges.
Morningside College eased the pain by bringing faculty members aboard to evaluate and rank programs ahead of $2.7 million in spending reductions.
Itâs a dreaded but familiar exercise at colleges when budgets are tight and enrollment pools shrinking. There are ways, though, to minimize the distress for both faculty members and students.
To begin with, involve faculty members in the decisions from the start. Top-down mandates are likely to be met with suspicion.
Tisa Mason will become president of Fort Hays State University, and Brown Bannister was named interim director of the School of Music at Lipscomb University.
One of the men died in 2007, and the other former professor called his accuserâs claim "utterly false."
The terminological confusion around âantifa,â âantifascism,â and âblack blocâ has contributed to misinterpretation of leftist activism. Three experts provide a glossary.
A Chronicle investigation shows how political allies and lawyers have maneuvered to keep tens of millions of GI Bill dollars flowing to a for-profit university.
The latest Republican tax proposal targets colleges more than individuals.
It might have something to do with the handmade sign by the walkway: âAbandon hope all ye who enter.â
âWeâre not going to let other people define our values,â one administrator said.
Many students have celebrated the signs, posted at Morehouse and Spelman Colleges, as a blow against rape culture.Â
They have a few thoughts to share as well, about inkâs place in academe.
Nearly all allegations of fraud submitted to the U.S. Department of Education by students concern for-profit colleges, according to a new report from the Century Foundation.
Their mix of skepticism and enthusiasm results in what one researcher calls "some very weird doublethink."
âThe tree smells like vomit, urine, and fecal matter,â a junior said. âIt smelled like rotten milk,â said another student.
To navigate the internet successfully, students need more than a checklist.