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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.

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The Road to Athletic Glory Crumbles at the Gates of the Ivory Tower

March 5, 2018 by Christine Ravold|

The late winter ritual of filling in the NCAA March Madness Bracket is nearly upon us. The risk-takers will bet on the success of student athletes, and loyal alumni will cheer their teams on, hoping to make… Continue Reading >>

Trustees, not the NCAA, must ensure academic integrity in college athletics

August 10, 2015 by Armand B. Alacbay|

A 2015 poll by Monmouth University found that barely a quarter of Americans feel that “colleges… Continue Reading >>

Between the “Power Five” and a Hard Place

December 18, 2014 by Alex McHugh|

Much has been made of the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s (UAB) decision… Continue Reading >>

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