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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: Priorities

September 18, 2014 by ACTA

Ben Novak, a signatory to Governance for a New Era, makes the case for more active trusteeship.

The founder of Yale's Buckley Program reflects on a rare victory for free speech.

New technology is helping online schools make sure students don't cheat.

Incentives need to change if we are going to address the nation's skills gap.

Why do colleges prioritize prestige over opportunity?

What did Wellesley learn when it tackled its grade inflation problem?

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