Duke University announced new, stricter COVID-19 protocols Monday after its surveillance testing turned up hundreds of positive tests among its mostly vaccinated population. Duke, which required COVID-19 vaccination for students this fall, reported that in…

Image: An Alameda County Superior Court judge has ordered the University of California, Berkeley, to freeze student enrollment. The highly unusual order more specifically directs the university to “suspend any further increases in student enrollment at…

Blog: Tackling TransferIn 2018, a group of colleagues from the Charles A. Dana Center, the Texas Association of Community Colleges, the Texas A&M University System, the Texas State University System, the University of North Texas System…

Khamilah Nixon, 19, Georgia Gwinnett College studentKhamilah Nixon, 19, started her first year as an undergraduate at Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) in fall 2020 in the middle of the pandemic. Navigating a virtual campus and…

If you’re a parent or graduate student looking for ways to pay an upcoming college tuition bill, you might be wondering, “Can my Roth IRA be used for education expenses?” Technically, you can use a Roth IRA for…

Baylor University officials are struggling to walk a thin line between supporting LGBTQ students and upholding the Texas Baptist university’s position against gay marriage. Recently, the Baylor University Board of Regents passed a noncommittal resolution…

Blog: Confessions of a Community College DeanJessica Ruf’s article this week in Diverse Issues in Higher Education is a must-read. It’s about community colleges that have broken the 16-week semester in half, with students taking half…