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Increasingly online, more universities are being sued by students with disabilities
At least 35 lawsuits have been filed this summer against universities for not making their content accessible to disabled students.
Universities are fighting back against ICE rule change to deport foreign students
Harvard and MIT filed a lawsuit against the federal agency, while students at the University of California seek workarounds that would allow their international classmates to remain in the U.S. this fall.
U. Arizona boosts education accessibility with 'pay-what-you-can' courses
In recognition of many students facing financial hardship during the pandemic, the University of Arizona is relaxing its tuition schedules for some course offerings.
ASU to host two-day virtual training event to prepare educators for fall classes
The event will provide support for faculty to help them design effective and engaging online and blended-learning courses for students.
University of Texas, Austin launches online data-science master's program
To meet the demand for more data scientists in the U.S., UTA is offering students a flexible, low-cost online degree program.
Purdue Global launches free COVID-19 contact tracing class
The online course will train students in contact-tracing protocols, legal requirements, effective risk communication and how to analyze collected data.
U. Alabama announces virtual summer courses on pandemic issues
The online classes will explore new challenges stemming from the coronavirus pandemic, such as personal protective equipment shortages and increased domestic abuse.
SDSU plans virtual visual arts showcase
A new online repository will allow students to display their visual art pieces and discuss the challenges of moving their projects online.
Calif. community colleges start virtual science labs for distance learning
Without access to classroom laboratories during the pandemic, more than 2 million students attending California's community colleges can now conduct experiments in virtual labs.