Academic extremism risks damaging the standing of Australia's universities, the country's education minister, Christopher Pyne, warned last week.
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Syracuse University, which suffered on college ranking lists as it admitted more poor and minority students who didn't necessarily have the grades and SAT scores of other applicants, is looking to reverse that rankings slide under its incoming chancellor.
In the summer of 2011, 19 undergraduates at the University of North Carolina signed up for a lecture course called AFAM 280: Blacks in North Carolina.
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Relatively slow to embrace online courses, Ohio State University started offering free, noncredit e-classes a year ago, and it has been blown away by the response.
After three months of negotiations, a coalition agreement between Germany’s biggest political parties has been reached.
The police officers who patrol America's colleges are empowered these days to do far more than respond to campus emergencies.
President Obama’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology has a message for the federal government and regional accreditors: Go easy on the MOOCs.
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