• Congressional leaders met at the White House on Tuesday and again on Wednesday to discuss immigration policy, but left no closer to resolving the fate of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, border wall funding, or a bipar...

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  • A federal judge on Tuesday evening issued a nationwide injunction blocking the Trump administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, reported The New York Times. The ruling by Judge William Alsup of ...

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  • The Trump administration this week granted a reprieve to Ashford University, which was facing a loss of its ability to enroll student veterans using GI Bill education benefits, reported The Chronicle of Higher Education. In November, th...

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  • Grand Canyon University is once again attempting to convert to a nonprofit institution, The Chronicle of Higher Education reported. In a news release, President and Chief Executive of Grand Canyon University Brian Mueller, cited the rece...

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  • The U.S. Department of Justice this week launched an investigations into whether the ethics code of the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) violates federal antitrust law, Inside Higher Ed reported. The agency ...

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  • The University of Illinois system has extended for another year an in-state tuition freeze that has been in effect since fall the 2014, reports The Chronicle of Higher Education. In a written statement, system president Timothy L. Kille...

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  • The number of college students enrolled in at least one online course continued to increase at U.S. institutions in the 2016 academic year, according to newly-released data from the U.S. Education Department's Integrated Postsecondar...

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  • Career Education Colleges and Universities (CECU), the main lobbying group representing for-profit colleges, called on Congress this week to give schools that were previously approved by the now-defunct Accrediting Council for Independen...

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  • The Trump administration is considering a significantly stricter standard for federal student loan fraud claims. According to Inside Higher Ed, the U.S. Education Department will propose a plan next week that would require borrowers to d...

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  • Trump's Travel Ban Back in the Courts

    Posted on January 4 2018

    A federal appeals court panel ruled late last month that President Trump's third travel ban violates federal law, reported The Washington Post. The three-judge panel with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit stated that the...

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