January 15, 2018
Lyon College hopes to attract more students by welcoming their pets
Lyon College, a private liberal arts institution in Arkansas, is betting that students’ love for their cats and dogs will lead them to enroll. Lyon is […]
January 15, 2018
New book argues most colleges are about to face significant decline in prospective students
Yes, everyone in admissions knows that certain groups of students — those who graduate from good high schools and have parents able to pay a significant […]
January 15, 2018
CIC Presidents Institute increases focus on solutions for struggling colleges
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — The Council of Independent Colleges has been among the most bullish organizations when discussing the state of small private liberal arts colleges, but […]
January 15, 2018
US may restrict international STEM students to curb intellectual theft
The NSS document issued by the White House this week reiterated the administration’s commitment to the increased vetting of foreign nationals by continuing to “review visa […]
January 15, 2018
As Flow of Foreign Students Wanes, U.S. Universities Feel the Sting – The New York Times
At Wright State University in Ohio, the French horn and tuba professors are out. So is the accomplished swimming team. At Kansas State, Italian classes are […]
December 11, 2017
Online college textbooks are adopting a Netflix subscription model — Quartz
This is the second in The Vanishing University, a four-part series exploring the tech-driven future of higher education in America. Here are parts one, three, and […]
December 11, 2017
Election victors in Czech Republic seek shift in priorities in higher education
The antiestablishment political party that swept to victory in the Czech Republic’s recent elections is likely to want the country’s universities to redirect teaching and research […]
December 11, 2017
U.S. universities report declines in enrollments of new international students; study abroad participation increases
After years of growth, enrollments of international students at American universities started to flatten in fall 2016, and a downward trend in new enrollments appears to […]
December 11, 2017
Valparaiso law school will not admit new students
Valparaiso University announced Thursday that its law school would no longer admit new students. While such announcements sometimes mean a law school is closing, Valparaiso insists […]
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