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June 5, 2023
Daily Briefing: Leave for the pay, stay for the vibesNevada changes up its board; diving deeper on gen-ed; how to surprise the new college president; and more.
June 2, 2023
Daily Briefing: Why Republicans are attacking accreditorsSix new AAU members; Louisiana leader bridles at DEI-reporting proposal; bachelor’s students say the diploma is worth the cost; and more.
June 1, 2023
Daily Briefing: A test case for diversity statementsRefunds for commencement chaos; community college’s cuts questioned; sheep landscapers; and more.
May 31, 2023
Daily Briefing: More women are leading top research universitiesTexas lawmakers pass higher-ed bills; where Covid-19 relief funds went; poll finds support for race-conscious admissions; and more.
May 30, 2023
Daily Briefing: Laid-off faculty members lead a local electionUC president’s home vandalized; readers respond to admissions and gen-ed changes; where to attend Grandparents University; and more.
May 26, 2023
Daily Briefing: How a federal default would hit your collegeUkraine’s president makes surprise commencement appearance; Vermont State enrollment lags; a Revolution comes to higher ed; and more.
May 25, 2023
Daily Briefing: Colleges are bulking up campus police. Are they breaking racial-justice promises?Public higher-ed revenue hits all-time high; AAUP calls Florida a test case; ACT plans layoffs; and more.
May 24, 2023
Daily Briefing: College students are getting younger. But the U.S. population is getting older.Chicago scholarship increased college-going rates; where student-loan savings would go; jumbo shrimp as a mascot; and more.
May 23, 2023
Daily Briefing: Emergency-grant programs know what students need. Are colleges listening?AAUP criticizes Hamline; career college blames federal 90/10 regulations for closure; plans would bolster U.S.-Japan research ties; and more.
May 22, 2023
Daily Briefing: This state flagship is upfront about shrinkingWhat’s driving graduate-student unionization; how to land a leading commencement speaker; a campus therapy dog for mental health; and more.