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A Path Forward for Birmingham-Southern?

After months of closure discussions, the Board of Trustees voted to keep the college open. Now a financial lifeline may come in the form of a state loan.

Cardinal Stritch U to Close at End of Semester

Cardinal Stritch University, in Milwaukee, will close at the end of the semester. Dan Scholz, president of the university, said...

Poverty and Merit

The most selective colleges are failing to enroll more low-income students, so the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is calling for a "poverty preference" in college admissions.

Finding the Right Match

College-match discussion should be about typical students and colleges, experts say at conference, not just whether high-performing, low-income students get into elite colleges.

Widening Wealth Gap

The gap between wealthy universities and the rest of the pack is widening at an ever faster pace, leaving low-income students in the lurch.

Web of Justice?

Controversial Internet campaign "outing" an unnamed philosophy professor for alleged sexual assault and harassment attracts praise and criticism.

Intellectual 'Eviction Notice'

Student organizers of a forum at Wharton School revoke invitation to controversial keynote speaker from India after professors oppose his appearance.