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Give like Beyoncé—Or Better!

May 19, 2017 by Christine Ravold |

Beyoncé’s recently announced Formation Scholars program signals a new trend in philanthropy. Instead of just writing a check to a university, Queen Bey targeted specific universities and subjects and...

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Disinvitation Season Springs Anew

May 12, 2017 by Rushad Thomas |

In addition to the blooming flowers and May showers of spring, university commencements also break upon the horizon. For new graduates, commencement day is the culmination of years of work and an...

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The Costs of the Campus Building Boom Come Home to Roost at VSU

September 22, 2014 by Alex McHugh |

Virginia State University (VSU) was the first fully-public historically black university in the United States. It would a terrible shame to see such a historically important university disappear from...

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Higher Ed News Roundup: Thoughts on Access

June 24, 2014 by ACTA |

A few developments in higher ed today:

Ron Trowbridge advocates for community colleges in the Austin American-Statesman.

Over at Reason.com, Steve Chapman critiques president Obama’s student loan...

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