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ACTA today filed an amicus brief in the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals highlighting concerns about the unconstitutional delegation of unchecked power to accrediting agencies, which are private organizations composed largely of education industry stakeholders. ACTA argues that delegation to a private party withContinue Reading >>
ACTA has taken to the pages of the Wall Street Journal, Houston Chronicle and Austin American-Statesman as the voice of responsible governance in the ongoing story at the University of Texas. In a statement, ACTA president Anne Neal defended the decision to seek the removal of a president when he and the board areContinue Reading >>
A study of top American public universities reveals a failure to provide high academic quality at a reasonable price.Continue Reading >>
A new Senate bill aimed at sexual assault leaves some institutions unclear on what exactly they're required to do.
One thing that is clear: the bill isn't concerned about the rights of the accused.
Post tenure review, another exercise in "self regulation"?
Corruption and scandal in student...Continue Reading >>
Anne Neal has been explaining to the media that campus bureacrats are ill-equipped to handle sexual assault cases. Check out her thought in the New York Times, the Huffington Post, and Bloomberg Businessweek!
ACTA's Avi Snyder weighs in on the campus sexual assault debate over at NRO.
What...Continue Reading >>