COVID-19 Pandemic In U.S. Leads To Steep Drop In Foreign College Student EnrollmentMillions of dollars in tuition for universities in Texas and across the country are at risk as complications and new policies brought on by the coronavirus pandemic have stopped thousands of international students from attending universities this fall.
Colleges And Universities Learn How To Operate During The COVID-19 PandemicMuch like school districts across the country, colleges and universities are also having to navigate the challenges of operating amid COVID-19.
Colleges And Universities Seem To Follow Similar Playbook When It Come To Sex Assault ResponseAs mass sexual assault scandals, some dating back decades, roil universities in Texas and across the country, the schools are seemingly drawing from the same playbook in their responses.
Trump Says He'll Issue Free Speech Order To Colleges And UniversitiesPresident Donald Trump's proposed executive order to protect free speech on college campuses follows a growing chorus of complaints that the nation's universities attempt to silence conservative voices.
Saudi Ties To U.S. Colleges Come Under Mounting ScrutinyU.S. colleges and universities, including at least one in Texas, have received more than $350 million from the Saudi government this decade, yet some are rethinking their arrangements in the wake of the killing of a journalist.
Colleges Draw Fewer Foreign Students But Avoid Crisis So FarInternational enrollments at U.S. colleges have fared better than expected this year, but many schools still fear the country's political climate, according to a national survey.
Video Game Players Get Varsity Treatment At More U.S. CollegesOn college campuses, varsity gaming teams with all the trappings of sports teams are becoming increasingly common as schools tap into the rising popularity of competitive gaming.
Internet Tips For College HopefulsGoogle yourself. Curate your online photos. The general rule of thumb, as one private high school advises its students: Don't post anything you wouldn't want your grandmother to see.
Texas OKs Excusing Assault Victims From Campus PunishmentA bill prohibiting colleges and universities from punishing students who are victims of, or who witness or report sexual assaults, has cleared the Texas Legislature — and now heads to Gov. Greg Abbott.
College Board To Boost SAT Security GloballyThe firm that oversees registrations for the SAT college entrance exam is boosting security around the world following test-stealing and other cheating in recent years.
How To Get The Best College Financial Aid PackageIt’s crunch time as families weigh financial aid offers from multiple colleges. And anxiety over the potential of going into six-figure debt can keep them awake for many a night.
Expect The Unexpected, Say College Disaster Prep OfficialsFor college administrators, extreme weather is yet another hazard to prepare and practice for on a list that includes infectious disease outbreaks, active shooters and technological outages.
Texas Colleges Begin Process To Implement Campus Carry LawPublic colleges and universities across the state of Texas are preparing for the Campus Carry Law that takes effect August 1.
Malia Obama To Enter Harvard In 2017 After Taking Gap YearA year off between high school and college is becoming a popular choice for U.S. students and it has caught the eye of President Barack Obama's daughter, Malia. The White House says the high school senior will enter Harvard in 2017.
UT Chancellor Writes GOP Leaders To Oppose 'Campus Carry'The new chancellor of the University of Texas System is telling Governor Greg Abbott and other top Republicans that concealed handguns at colleges will make campus less safe.