Dropout rates at Australian universities have hit their highest level in eight years as booming enrollments of academically struggling students, particularly in regional and online courses, take their toll.
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The world of athletics is at loggerheads with two leading media organizations over just how widespread doping is within the sport.
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To eliminate a projected $60-million deficit, the University of Akron in recent weeks has been eliminating more than 200 positions, getting rid of its baseball program and making other difficult cuts.
Free speech rights are a tricky balance at private universities, particularly ones with religious affiliations.
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Russia has renewed its efforts to get the United Nations to recognise 1.2 million sq km (463,000 sq miles) of the Arctic shelf that it lays claim to.
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