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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.

Higher Ed News Roundup: ACTA Takes on Accreditation

July 29, 2014 by ACTA

ACTA's Michael Poliakoff takes on accreditors over at Real Clear Policy

Harvard has reformed its sexual assault policy. Rather than law enforcement, nurses, and attorneys, it will be carried out by "investigators," "advisors," and a "school designee."

Thinking of becoming a librarian? You'll need a master's degree for that.

A new book argues for greater sharing of university governance with professors...even the adjuncts.

EdCentral discusses the details of the Department of Education's newest experimental sites.

Are the students who trip at the finish line the key to understanding college completion rates?

Oregon State is dodging tough questions using laws meant to protect student privacy.

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