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September 23, 2014

Syracuse Considers Cuts to Posse Scholarships

The university is slated to cut 20 of its 30 Posse Foundation scholarships next year, as new leadership reviews the financial aid dollars awarded.

June 20, 2014

New Film, 'Ivory Tower,' Finds Deep Flaws With State of Higher Education

A new documentary chronicles the race for prestige that has turned colleges into businesses that critics say are more focused on enrollment than student success.

October 30, 2013

Keeping Perspective on the College-Selection Process

As high school students apply to colleges this fall, it's best to remember that just 2 percent of schools take less than 25 percent of their applicants.

September 30, 2013

Experts See Challenges Ahead in Creating College-Rating System

Creating a college rating system on affordability and value called upon by President Obama will likely spur controversy in the year ahead as the higher education community debates how to best measure student access and outcome.

September 10, 2013

U.S. News College Rankings Focus More on Outcomes

U.S. News & World Report changes its methodology with this year's rankings to focus less on admissions selectivity and more on student performance outcomes.

August 30, 2013

Looking Beyond Money in Evaluating a College

When measuring the worth of college, Gallup suggests using a measure of well-being alongside classic economic measures.



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