ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

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On the NCAA Sanctions for Penn State

August 15, 2012 |

Penn State does not need the NCAA to issue sanctions regarding the Sandusky scandal; Penn State needs its trustees to step up and address the egregious actions themselves. In a statement,  ACTA's President Anne Neal called the NCAA's actions "a cynical and dangerous power-grab." Not only do the sanctions undermine

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Penn State Lessons

August 7, 2012 |

Public confidence in higher education is declining as costs rise, educational standards decline, and scandals mount. There are many causes, but one thing is clear: Trustees are failing to do their job to ensure the academic, financial, and athletic integrity of their institutions. If they don't start asking

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