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UNC prof nominates Christine Blasey Ford for award

A professor at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill nominated Dr. Christine Blasey Ford for one of the school's “Distinguished Alumni Awards,” citing how Ford “told the truth” about an encounter she allegedly had with Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

Students less likely to drop out if taught via lectures, study finds

Thinking about dropping out is associated with perceptions of low one-to-one contact with staff and non-traditional delivery methods, research on one university suggests

As workplaces evolve, local business schools get flexible with online programs

One year after announcing a plan to phase-out its full-time MBA program, officials of the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business unveiled a new strategy to keep students enrolled. And it doesn't involve sitting in a classroom.

College speaker suggests American colonization was ‘illegal’

A Colorado college celebrated "Indigenous People’s Day" instead of Columbus Day at an event on Monday, inviting a speaker who argued that the colonization of America was illegal.

Four community colleges to launch apprenticeship program in advanced robotics

With a grant from a non-profit robotics manufacturing institute and some additional support from the state, several state community colleges will be launching a two-year apprenticeship program this spring in advanced robotics.