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Jun 05, 2020
Incoming and current college students are being reported to their universities for racist speech on social media related to national discussions on police brutality and racial injustice.

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Student transfer is an increasing priority for officials at two- and four-year colleges alike, but they blame each other for flaws in the process. Experts want them to focus on the students' needs.

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"Enrollment Concerns" is Inside Higher Ed's new print-on-demand compilation of articles. You may download a copy here, free.

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July 6, 2006
List of questionable high schools expands to 25, and some highly visible sports prep schools remain under scrutiny.
July 6, 2006

Like research universities all over the country, Tufts University asks applicants to submit their high school grades, various test scores, letters of recommendation, as well as the predictable essays about significant life experiences and so forth.

June 29, 2006
Radio programs and community discussions take aim at would-be students from underrepresented Asian groups.
June 29, 2006

The message was simple: The campus culture at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill limits access to community college students.

The messenger might have taken some by surprise: It was Steve Farmer, UNC’s own assistant provost and director of undergraduate admissions. Farmer addressed a group gathered Wednesday for the opener of a two-day meeting entitled “A Fresh Look at Equity at Selective Colleges and Universities: Expanding Access for Low-Income Community College Transfers.”

June 28, 2006
In the pews and on the quads, personalized advice serves some black students well, California State U. finds.
June 28, 2006
Did Baylor law school give U.S. News & World Report bad data to improve its ranking?
June 21, 2006
Are Asian college applicants systematically discriminated against? Are law schools to blame for unhappy black lawyers?
June 20, 2006
College presidents and others will advance agenda for rethinking many practices.
June 19, 2006
Study documents the increasing difficulty of transferring to elite private institutions from community colleges.
June 14, 2006
Lloyd Thacker's reform movement -- previously viewed as too idealistic -- gains support from presidents and foundations. It just might have legs.

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