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Posted on June 28 2016

Professor, On page 14 of the AACRAO 2012 FERPA Guide, it states: "A student cannot use the right to opt out of directory information to remain anonymous in the classroom, either in person or... Read More

Courses @ Brown, launched in March 2016, is an innovative tool that allows students to add courses to a cart and register through the Brown University SIS application. “It’s a course s... Read More

How can student records most accurately reflect student learning?--That’s the question driving the pilot Comprehensive Student Records (CSR) project funded by a grant from Lumina Foundation a... Read More

Ask the FERPA Professor

Posted on June 14 2016

Dear FERPA Professor, We had a question arise on campus regarding directory information, and I would really appreciate your thoughts. If we officially consider an item as directory information, a... Read More

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Lawsuits move slowly, but the world spins fast. Since Abigail N. Fisher sued the University of Texas at Austin, 3,000 days have elapsed, bringing many changes to college campuses. Although the age-... Read More

Prisoners to Get 'Second Chance Pell'

Posted on June 24 2016

The Obama administration has chosen 67 colleges and universities for a pilot program that will offer Pell Grants to incarcerated students. The program, called Second Chance Pell, will enroll 12,00... Read More

British citizens voted on Thursday for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, ushering in a period of uncertainty for universities. The margin was 52 to 48 percent. Many in high... Read More

The U.S. Supreme Court’s deadlock on Thursday in a key immigration case disappointed college students who had hoped for reassurance that their parents and siblings wouldn’t be deported.... Read More

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The U.S. Supreme Court today issued its decision in the Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin (Fisher II) case, upholding the institution's use of race and ethnicity in admissions, Inside Hig... Read More

As expectations of passing a Higher Education Act (HEA) reauthorization this year dwindle, the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce on Wednesday advanced five smaller bipartisan bill... Read More

A group of 30 Senate Democrats sent a letter to U.S. Education Secretary John B. King, Jr. this week urging the agency to "improve the transparency and accountability" of the 90/10 r... Read More

California state lawmakers last week approved a $122.5 billion state budget for the 2016-2017 fiscal year, Inside Higher Ed reported. Under the legislation, the state's three public higher edu... Read More

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