Why the House targeted those 3 presidents (letter)
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Why the House targeted those 3 presidents (letter)

Rajendran Achuthan - Dec 08, 2023

[ad_1] To the Editor: In “Presidents of Harvard, Penn and MIT Face Grilling on Capitol Hill," (December 5, 2023), Katherine Knott says “it’s not entirely clear why…

Paul LeBlanc to leave presidency of Southern New Hampshire
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Paul LeBlanc to leave presidency of Southern New Hampshire

Rajendran Achuthan - Dec 07, 2023

[ad_1] Paul LeBlanc Southern New Hampshire University Paul LeBlanc, who as president of Southern New Hampshire University helped transform a struggling private residential institution of 2,500 students…

House Republicans castigate presidents of Harvard, Penn and MIT
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House Republicans castigate presidents of Harvard, Penn and MIT

Rajendran Achuthan - Dec 06, 2023

[ad_1] House Republicans lambasted the leaders of three elite universities for more than four hours Tuesday in a contentious hearing that was focused on campus antisemitism but…

Michigan cancels student vote on Israel, Palestine referenda
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Michigan cancels student vote on Israel, Palestine referenda

Rajendran Achuthan - Dec 03, 2023

[ad_1] A three-day student voting period on two competing ballot resolutions asking University of Michigan officials to take a stand on the Israel-Hamas war was slated to…

Youngstown State presidential hiring process roils donors
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Youngstown State presidential hiring process roils donors

Rajendran Achuthan - Dec 02, 2023

[ad_1] Backlash to the opaque presidential search process that led Youngstown State University to hire Congressman Bill Johnson continued this week, with frustrated alumni withdrawing pledges and…

A chance to break from convention on computer science (letter)
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A chance to break from convention on computer science (letter)

Rajendran Achuthan - Dec 01, 2023

[ad_1] To the Editor: Workforce shortages and growing student interest in high-demand fields present a chance for our higher education system to scale programs and reimagine pathways…

Penetrating the Blue Wall of Silence: Academic Minute
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Penetrating the Blue Wall of Silence: Academic Minute

Rajendran Achuthan - Nov 30, 2023

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HBCUs increase Black students’ likelihood of graduating
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HBCUs increase Black students’ likelihood of graduating

Rajendran Achuthan - Nov 29, 2023

[ad_1] A recent report from the Annenberg Institute for School Reform at Brown University suggests that the type of college where Black students initially enroll could narrow…

Greek Mythology in the Garden: Academic Minute
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Greek Mythology in the Garden: Academic Minute

Rajendran Achuthan - Nov 28, 2023

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Another round of budget turmoil affects Nebraska, Ohio colleges
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Another round of budget turmoil affects Nebraska, Ohio colleges

Rajendran Achuthan - Nov 27, 2023

[ad_1] As financial strain continues to ripple across the higher ed landscape, below is another in a series of round-up articles of colleges and universities imposing financial…