Colorado is one of the most educated states in the nation, ranking high in the percentage of adults who attended college and hold bachelor's degrees. But state funding for higher education isn't what it used to be -- according to the American Council on Education, state support shrank nearly 70 percent between 1980 and 2011. The same study says funding could dry up completely by 2019; so perhaps it's no coincidence that the revenue public colleges and universities here get from tuition has increased every year since 2007.
An Education Department official said that the action was being taken to allow the agency to âfurther reviewâ the regulation and how it was being carried out.
Colleges have seen more than 100 incidents of white-supremacist propaganda since September, says a report from the Anti-Defamation League.
An assistant professor of English used Twitter to collect the baldest examples of biz-world lingo in higher education. Here are some of the best.
The process has brought added tensions to the financially troubled, historically black university.
At the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, it involves hard numbers and a human touch.
Their ASAP program is considered one of the nationâs most successful examples of intensive support, much of it nonacademic, for underprepared students.
Itâs the help students get outside the classroom that often gets them through a course.
A former congresswoman from South Dakota will lead Augustana University, and Central Michigan Universityâs athletics director will be vice president for athletics at the University of Arizona. Â
Learning communities and other approaches can make the crucial difference.
âWe failed to live up to our core values,â the collegeâs president said of the chaos that erupted during and after a lecture by Charles Murray, the polarizing political scientist best known for The Bell Curve.
A report by a faculty committee faults the university over its handling of a scholarly journal that published a controversial article and of a professor accused of wrongdoing for an essay criticizing sexual-misconduct policies.
How a handful of small colleges ended up getting the Jeopardy! treatment.
Ricardo Romo resigned immediately and said he was sorry "for any conduct that offended anyone.â
The Obama administration's heightened regulation of for-profit colleges was not kind to the once-sprawling for-profit educator known as EDMC.
The Trump administration has seldom spoken at length or with specificity about higher education. Weâre listing all of the times it does.
On issues like immigration, free speech, and transgender rights, the presidentâs first month in office has proved a whirlwind for higher ed.
Itâs the help students get outside the classroom Â that often gets them through a course.
Six U.S. presidents have spoken at the university's commencement over the years, but Mr. Pence will be the first sitting vice president.
The lawmakers said such an office could encourage conservatives to voice their opinions.
A boom in energy production saved states like North Dakota from the deepest cuts of the 2008 recession. Now state spending is up elsewhere, and public colleges out West are feeling the pain.