Garrett Swasey had been a member of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs police force for six years.
The Education Department says in a notice that it will no longer "proscribe compensation for recruiters" that is based on graduation rates.
New support by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities comes thanks to a $4.6-million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
On Monday, Google announced it planned to turn its machine-learning software, called TensorFlow, into open-source code.
Institutions are expanding the scope and role of their academic-technology centers to put more focus on student success, a survey of center directors finds.