25 mars 2018

Western Governors University Expands in Ohio

HomeBy Lindsay McKenzie. Western Governors University has established its eighth state affiliate, in Ohio.
WGU Ohio was authorized by the Ohio Department of Higher Education on Feb. 22. More...

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Lehigh Board Won't Rescind Trump's Honorary Degree

HomeBy Grace Bird. Lehigh University’s Board of Trustees voted for a second time Friday to take no action on a request from the faculty to rescind President Trump’s honorary degree, awarded in 1988. More...

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Book Club, in the Office

HomeBy Grace Bird. Nonprofit Books@Work brings literature discussions led by professors to the workplace. More...

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Ex-Student With Autism Sues Orange Coast College

HomeBy Grace Bird. A former Orange Coast College student with autism has sued the institution for mistreatment, as he faces felony vandalism and misdemeanor charges, according to the Los Angeles Times. More...

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Medical Education Field Must Improve Access for Disabled Students, Report Says

HomeBy Grace Bird. A report published this month by the Association of American Medical Colleges and the School of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, examines barriers that medical students with disabilities confront and offers some ways to improve access to medical education and the profession itself. More...

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Fake University Pretended to Be University of Alberta

HomeBy Grace Bird. A fake college calling itself California South University stole the University of Alberta's history and campus, The Globe and Mail reported. More...

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Pushing for Graduation in Four

HomeBy Grace Bird. Texas A&M University at San Antonio pushes students to earn 15 credits a semester -- a task that may not be easy when many have responsibilities at home. More...

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Giving Scattered Students a Voice

HomeBy Grace Bird. Several online colleges have student governments to give remote learners representation, as well as a sense of community. More...

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Portland State Will Offer Free Tuition to Transfers

HomeBy Grace Bird. Portland State University announced a plan to offer free tuition to prospective transfer students from low-income backgrounds starting this fall. More...

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‘Doing Time, Writing Lives’

HomeBy Grace Bird. A prison writing instructor and the son of a former inmate, Patrick Berry discusses his new book on the role of higher education behind bars. More...

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