Setback for Affirmative Action
Voter-approved prohibitions on race-conscious admissions pass constitutional muster, the court said.
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A professor took a scientific interest in teaching and, in his work with one student in particular, found humanity in the profession.
Thomas Piketty’s new book is not just a novel argument about inequality but a pointed rebuke to his field.
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In a rare public response to a piece of pending legislation, the board criticized a bill in the House of Representatives that would sharply limit its budget authority.
Colleges are considering increased scholarship assistance and more health and safety protections, but some players are agitating for more.
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- Panel Is Split on Distance-Education Rule
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- As Researchers Turn to Google, Libraries Navigate the Messy World of Discovery Tools
- Colleges Ask Court for Deference on Unpaid Internships
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