English professors at a Michigan community college now spend four hours a week with students during an introductory composition course. Their president wants to cut that time to three hours for some students, and faculty members object.
After seeing its majors drop, Stanford's political science department overhauls the undergraduate major, focusing less on specialization and more on issues students care about. Could other departments be next?
U of Maine System wants to end campus-by-campus accreditation. Would local needs and faculty voice be lost?
While advocates for the humanities and some social sciences worry about enrollment patterns at many colleges, they may have missed good news from two-year institutions.
At annual meeting, historians discuss ways to engage students on protests in Ferguson, Mo., and elsewhere.
While rate of enrollment growth slows, it is still going up at two-year institutions, even as number of students overall declines at many institutions. MOOC skepticism is evident.
Accreditor responds to Alamo Colleges professors' concerns about a new core curriculum course inspired by The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
New Stanford programs aim to give computer science students a boost -- by adding arts and humanities.
While many liberal arts colleges love these intense periods for nontraditional study, Doane has decided that this year's was the last.
Asheville-Buncombe Tech and two other N.C. community colleges move fast to create new "stackable" degree tracks for the fast-growing craft beer industry.
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