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Campus counseling centers look to meet student mental health needs outside of regular business hours. Read more>>

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Dallas News
Nearly two decades ago, state Rep. Helen Giddings and state Sen. Royce West helped lay the groundwork for a new four-year university in the heart of southern Dallas.  Read more>>

The Gazette
President Mark Nook framed the enrollment dip as an opportunity to reinvent the UNI brand, repeat this year’s tuition freeze and redouble recruitment of Iowa’s minority populations and out-of-state prospects. Read more>>

ProPublica and NPR
An administrator resigned amid sexual harassment accusations. Another college hired him. A professor was found to have stalked a coworker. She agreed to retire, then won a Fulbright grant. Campus leaders vow reforms, but many say it’s a long road. Read more>>
Northern Pennsylvania Regional College officials are ending talks with Erie County Council and a task force on a proposed community college partnership. Read more>>

North Arkansas College in Harrison has signed an agreement with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences that allows Northark Medical Laboratory Technology graduates to transfer to a corresponding online Bachelor of Science degree program through UAMS. Read more>>
Officials at the University of Illinois say they will start enforcing a new smoke-free policy. Read more>>

Opinion & Analysis

Boston Magazine
The vast majority of independent college consultants won’t land you in federal court. But in a largely unregulated field, how do you know what’s ethical, what’s not, and when to run away? Read more>>

Community College Daily
The public gives community colleges lower marks for job preparation than four-year colleges, a Pew Research Center study finds. Read more>>

The Washington Post
Many of the students repopulating campuses at the nation’s most selective colleges this time of year grew up at opposite ends of the income ladder. Read more>>

Industry News

Champlain College Online
Champlain College Online announced that Big Y Foods, Inc., an independently owned supermarket chain in New England, has joined Champlain’s truED Alliance Program. Read more>>

Users can download the Passport Parking app on iOS or Android and create an account with payment information. Read more>>

Mississippi State
Mississippi State has assembled a 15-member special task force to develop a new plan for evaluating excellence in teaching. Read more>>