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Action against the "travel ban" and a win for science

One of the things your membership supports is our work in the courts to protect academic freedom. I’m writing today to update you on recent legal developments. 476 more words

Announcements

Ted Mitchell Appointed New Head of ACE, Concerns Arise

The American Council on Education (ACE) has announced its next leader will be Ted Mitchell.

Previously a top higher education official under the Obama administration’s Education Department, Mitchell will replace Molly Brand, the ACE’s first female leader, who is retiring after nine years in the position. 304 more words

Education

ACE's Mapping Internationalization on U.S. Campuses, 2017 Edition

By: David J. Smith, June 15, 2017

The American Council on Education recently published it’s annual survey of international education on U.S. campuses: Mapping Internationalization on U.S. 46 more words

Higher Education

1/9/17 - Straighterline - Intro to Religion

The UCard continues to pay off. I saved another $8.75 on ProctorU scheduling my Intro to Religion final exam with only 50 minutes notice.

I passed the final exam with a 92% giving me a 94% for the entire class. 91 more words

1/3/17 - Saylor, ProctorU, and Principles of Management

So my plan was to take another ALEKS assessment, but the other two are still showing “Pending Organization Review” in ACE. I decided to hold off from taking another assessment until those are showing complete. 266 more words

1/2/17 - Ethics 312, The Institutes

Since I am ahem, frugal, I wanted to stick with free or nearly free sources of credit as long as possible. It would be nice to knock out a semester’s worth of credit spending only $19.95. 127 more words

1/1/17 - ACE & ALEKS

It’s the first day of the new year and I want to complete my degree as quickly and inexpensively as possible. To accomplish this, I plan to take as many credit-granting tests as possible. 342 more words