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After Workers Are Fired, an Immigration Debate Roils California Campus

The dining hall workers had been at Pomona College for years, some even decades. For a few, it was the only job they held since moving to United States.

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SUNY Trustees Support Tuition Aid for Illegal Immigrants

State University of New York trustees unanimously approved on Wednesday a resolution supporting a plan to offer state-sponsored tuition assistance, grants and scholarships to college-bound illegal immigrants who want to enroll in state schools.

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U of Texas Reports Mixed Results On Enrollment Diversity

A major goal of the University of Texas is to create an educational environment that reflects "the basic demographic reality" of the state, as UT President William Powers Jr. puts it.

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Tuition Breaks For Immigrants Debated in Colo.

Illegal immigrants attending Colorado high schools are waiting to see if this is the year the Legislature allows them to attend state universities at tuition rates that are higher than those for in-state students but lower than out-of-state levels.

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Suit by Conservative Sees Bias in Law School Hiring

Teresa R. Wagner is a conservative Republican who wants to teach law. Her politics may have hurt her career.

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HBCU Lawsuit: A Troubled Legacy (Opinion)

Our view: Maryland's historically black colleges and universities were underfunded during the era of segregation; now the state must find a way to empower them to compete effectively with their traditionally white peers

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California Dream Act Foes' Petition Drive Falls Short

They were seeking to ask voters to repeal measure allowing undocumented immigrants access to financial aid at UC, Cal State and community colleges.

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U of North Dakota And Women Students: Economy May Play Role As More Seek To Upgrade Skills

For years, men students have been in the majority as UND enrollment continues to grow. This year, the gap has narrowed to a little more than 300.

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Diversity Urged At UC Berkeley Engineering School

UC Berkeley is one of the world's great universities for engineering, scholarly rankings show. Yet its engineering department suffers when measured by a different standard: diversity.

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