Behind the News

BEHIND the NEWS

<LI>California Students Take the Lead in Protesting Funding Cuts <LI>Taxing Conversations <LI>Wesleyan U Students Establish Endowment <LI>(BETWEEN the LINES) The Last Lecture <LI>(PEOPLE WATCH) Going from Utility to University <LI>Procuring Local Produce <LI>Contest: Innovative Mobile Apps <LI>VoIP Use Grows at Colleges and Universities <LI>Adopting Diversity <LI>Help Roanoke Pick a Mascot <LI>(STATS WATCH) Keeping Costs Down: Strategies That Could Work

Behind the News

<LI>Finding Fixes for a Possible Student Loan Crisis <LI>Rabbits, Rabbits Everywhere <LI>Perhaps a Second Chance for Antioch College <LI>Shining a Light on Minority Engagement <LI>(Stats Watch) Admissions Score: Sports Success and College Applications <LI>(People Watch) Yudof Prepares for UC's Challenges <LI>Conflict of Interest Counsel <LI>No Room at the Ivy <LI>Between the Lines

Behind the News

<LI>Getting a Star for Sustainability <LI>Departing Over Daffodils? <LI>(STATS WATCH) Where Have All the Engineers Gone? <LI>iPhones the Latest to Join Mobile Learning Mix <LI>(PEOPLE WATCH) New ACE President an Experienced Leader <LI>Study: Co-ed HBCUs Not Meeting Title IX <LI>Reinventing Enrollment Leadership: Creative Thinking for Challenging Times <LI>BETWEEN the LINES <LI>(SENSE OF PLACE) National Polytechnic College of Science Technology Center, National University (Calif.) <LI>BUDGETS 101 Teaching Reading, Writing, and Financial Literacy

Behind the News

<LI>Union U Sets Its Sights on Recovery <LI>(People Watch) Familiar Face to Lead TSU <LI>Territory Tiff: UMass Donor Databases <LI>Funding Student Athletes <LI>(Stats Watch) Educating Parents about College Costs <LI>Call for Nominations: Dorms of Distinction <LI>Between the Lines <LI>Concierge at Your Service <LI>University Sells Bathroom Naming Rights <LI>(SENSE OF PLACE) The Mori Hosseini Center at Daytona Beach College (Fla.)

ALMOST IMMEDIATELY AFTER THEIR CAMPUS SUSTAINED heavy damage from a February 5 tornado, officials at <b>Union University</b> in Jackson, Tenn., began a strategy for assessment, recovery, and rebuilding.

BEHIND the NEWS

<LI>Clery Act Fine Sets a Precedent <LI>From a Sad Cubicle to Happy Mentions <LI>Alumni for (After) Life <LI>NASFAA Names New President <LI>Between the Lines <LI>Parmer Hall at Dominican University (Ill.) <LI>Wedding Planning Class Not a Piece of Cake <LI>Columbia Expansion Gets Green Light <LI>University Takes Guesswork Out of Shopping for Students <LI>A Bite of the Textbook Pie <LI>New Award for Curbing Alcohol Use <LI>Move Over, Elvis

<b>EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY</b> has been fined $357,500 by the U.S. Department of Education for failing to comply with the federal Jeanne Clery Act. It's the largest fine ever imposed.

Behind the News

<LI>Utah State Suffers Course Management System Breakdown <LI>Class on Fridays: To Have or Have Not <LI>Mamas, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be (Uneducated) Cowboys <LI>Interim President Ready to Act <LI>Broken Buildings, Busted Budgets <LI>Garbage In, Garbage Kept <LI>Preparing for a Trans Fat-less Future <LI>Clower Student Life Center at South Georgia College <LI>Survey Gives Diagnosis on Student Health <LI>The Facts (and Figures) about Fundraising

IT IS A MOMENT THAT EVERY IT director dreads. The system goes down and data is lost. Usually the data can be recovered from archived files-unless those archives are also corrupt.

BEHIND the NEWS

<LI>Spin Control <LI>Va. Tech Families Given Memorial Donations <LI>Aiding Rhode Island Nightclub Fire Families <LI>Too Much Is Never Enough <LI>Green with Chemistry <LI>U.S. News, Princeton Review...and Nessie? <LI>Kentucky's Plan: More Degrees, Please <LI>Parking Garage at Clemson University's Auto Research Center <LI>Publishers Settle with Textbook Pirates <LI>Solar House

The importance of media relations

BEING THE DEFENDANT IN A lawsuit is bad enough. Having a plaintiff with an active public relations campaign can become a nightmare. Administrators at Princeton University have been dealing with this situation since 2002.

Behind the News

BEHIND the NEWS

<LI>After Criticism, Virginia Tech Seeks Reform <LI>Study Abroad is Target of New Investigation <LI>Between the lines <LI>Reaching the Wide Open Spaces <LI>Lifting the Haze <LI>Campus Footbaths Draw Attention <LI>Campus Fires Rise, So Do Warnings <LI>Spooky Student Group <LI>Stats Watch <LI>Peaple Watch <LI>SENSE OF PLACE

Eliminating Student Loans for Low-Income Families

Amherst joins other colleges and universities in striving for economic diversity.

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