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Federal Judge Says UNC Chapel Hill Can Consider Race in Admissions Process

A federal judge ruled Monday that the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC Chapel Hill) can continue using race as a factor in its college admissions process. The ruling is a response to...

Higher Education Celebrates Native American Art

American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month, celebrated each year in November, is a time to recognize the important contributions made by Indigenous peoples of more than 600 tribes and celebrate their histories, cultures,...

Read, Watch, Listen

READ: Indentured Students: How Government-Guaranteed Loans Left Generations Drowning in College Debt Tracing the history of the U.S. student loan industry from the Cold War era to the present, Elizabeth Tandy Shermer argues that the...

UC Merced Website, Workshops Advance the Conversation About Free Speech on Campus

In 2021, the University of California, Merced (UC Merced), a Hispanic-Serving Institution, launched a website promoting the idea of free speech in tandem with the school’s inaugural Free Speech Week, which was led by...

University of St. Thomas Students Lead Anti-Racism Rally

Nearly 200 University of St. Thomas (UST) students, faculty, and staff gathered on campus September 28 to rally against racism and White supremacy, with many of them holding signs that read “Stand against the...