For-Profit Colleges

John Sperling, a Higher-Ed Pioneer, Left Disciples Across For-Profit Sector

Several of the companies that now dominate the industry, with billions in revenue, are led by executives who earned their chops at his businesses.

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  • For Colleges, Student-Privacy Law Can Be an Obligation and a Shield 1

    Student-Privacy Law Can Be an Obligation and a Shield Premium Link

    When its quarterback was accused of sexual assault, the University of Florida erred on the side of disclosure. Colleges typically do the opposite.

  • The Israel Boycott  Is Working—to Prevent Peace 1

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    Heck of a job, American Studies Association. Your boycott of Israeli academe is undermining your greatest potential allies.

  • 2 year colleges

    The Completion Conundrum

    Lawmakers shouldn’t lump together two-year and four-year colleges in setting graduation goals.