A statement by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the American Association of University Professors is not meant to suggest that accreditors are failing to uphold academic freedom, an official says.
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The Obama administration is losing another official who has played a major role in shaping its higher education policy.
The College of St. Scholastica, a Roman Catholic institution located in Duluth, Minn., wants to help working adults earn degrees with a hands-on approach to granting credit for learning gained outside the classroom, including through massive open online classes (MOOCs)
A new kind of "civil" rights debate is brewing at Queen’s University in Ontario.
Auckland University and the Government appear headed for a showdown over what courses the university is offering - and what the country needs.
Tisch Asia, a graduate film and creative arts school in Singapore that is a branch of New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, this month announced that it would close, possibly in 2014.
Meat-eaters "easily cheat, lie, forget promises and commit sex crimes", according to a controversial school textbook available in India.
George Bernard Shaw once said that the "single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place."
After a ProPublica investigation published by The Chronicle spurred public pressure, the agency conducted a sweeping overhaul of its troubled disability-review program.