Questions remain about whether President Joe Biden has the authority to cancel student loan debt.
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A finance expert explains why President Biden’s student loan forgiveness program got blocked – and what’s next for student loan borrowers in search of relief.
Poor job prospects at home are prompting many students from India to pursue opportunity abroad.
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An expert on international education explains the forces behind the drop in students from China and the jump in students from India studying in the US.
Business students are pursuing more than just careers.
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Is business education too focused on money and not humanity? A business professor weighs in.
The Supreme Court is deciding a case on whether, and how, universities may consider an applicant’s race when making admissions decisions.
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Scholars explain what affirmative action is – and isn’t – as well as what its effects are, and why, among others, the military has supported it for decades.
The subject of death can be a difficult one to broach.
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Views on death and the afterlife vary from person to person and culture to culture. This course gives US Air Force cadets a broad perspective on mortality and its effects on people and society.
Programs that offer college in prison are becoming more prevalent.
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In a new book, professors shine light on the transformative experience of teaching behind bars.
Myaamia Heritage Program students get a lesson from Daryl Baldwin, executive director of the Myaamia Center at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
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Indigenous people’s languages were largely lost as a result of forced assimilation efforts in the U.S. Here’s why one tribal leader says the languages should be brought back.
Graduation is less likely for students at less selective schools.
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America’s selective colleges and universities become less diverse if the Supreme Court shoots down affirmative action in higher education, an expert on the subject warns.
Could schools be putting a damper on children’s curiosity?
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A philosophy professor looks at the learning styles of different creatures to gain insight into curiosity among human beings.
A student wears virtual reality goggles and headphones as part of a digital learning experience.
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There are benefits to taking college classes in the metaverse, but there are also potential problems.
Colleges must notify students when they get in trouble with accreditors.
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Colleges must notify students when the school is placed on probation by its accrediting agency. Do students respond by staying away?
Some state laws on name, image and likeness deals don’t include community college students.
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While most endorsement deals go to college athletes at schools with big-time sports programs, new research has found
community college athletes could profit as well.
Students who are career-driven tend to do better academically.
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College students who are focused on career goals and personal growth – and growth for others – tend to fare better academically, new research finds.
Colleges are offering more virtual reality experiences as they become ‘metaversities.’
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Sitting in the front row of a lecture hall could become obsolete as more colleges and universities enter the metaverse.
‘They/them’ are among the most popular pronouns, but many students are devising new pronouns to identify their gender.
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An analysis of college applications reveals that 3% of US students use pronouns other than the traditional “he” or “she” binary.
Performance-based funding for colleges is widespread. But does it work?
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Some states fund their public colleges based on how well the schools perform on key metrics. New research raises questions about how that affects outcomes for students from different racial groups.
Research shows women who study engineering do better when mentored by other women.
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A negative environment dissuades many women engineering students from staying in the field. Can colleges and universities do anything to reverse the trend?
Nine out of 10 college men who admitted to sexual assault say they took advantage of victims who were intoxicated.
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An increasing number of college students say they were victims or perpetrators of sexual assault – and that victims were drunk when the assault took place. Are campus drinking environments to blame?
Muslim student groups are located at only 28% of U.S. colleges.
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Buddhist, Hindu, Jewish and Muslim student organizations are rarities at most colleges and universities. An expert delves into why.
At colleges with a majority-Black student population, Black and white students graduate at the same rate.
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Students of color graduate at higher rates when they go to colleges where there are larger portions of the student body and faculty who are also of color.