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ICYMI: HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2016

* A new study examining the use of labor market outcomes concludes that use of a single metric cannot accurately evaluate institutional performance. Inside Higher Ed reports: http://bit.ly/2h6s7OC

* Colleges face a new reality, as the number of high schools graduates will decline. The Hechinger Report writes: http://bit.ly/2h6kPba

* The Obama administration is trying to smooth path back to school for jailed students. The Hechinger Report writes: http://bit.ly/2gaZ9sl

* The salary information site PayScale has released data comparing average entry-level salaries to mid-career compensation, looking 10 years out after graduation. The data reveals the college majors with the fastest and slowest growing earnings, Forbes reports: http://bit.ly/2hgXtT3

* North Carolina Republican Virginia Foxx named Chair of House Education Committee. Inside Higher Ed reports: http://bit.ly/2gUd768

* Why for-profit colleges are undaunted by the Trump University case. The Atlantic reports: http://theatln.tc/2h6DNkj

* Enrollment at for-profit graduate schools quintupled between the 2000-2001 and 2014-2015 academic years, according to an analysis published by the Center for American Progress, a left-leaning think tank. Market Watch reports: http://on.mktw.net/2fVx0sv

* Experts wary of Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary. Diverse Issues in Higher Ed reports: http://bit.ly/2h6wMQK

MEMBER NEWS

* A Five Times College professor receives the Jean Dalrymple Award: http://bit.ly/2hjcO1B

* Monroe College hosts its 28th annual holiday celebration for the children of students, faculty, and staff. IT Business Net reports: http://bit.ly/2h6BWMB

* Berkeley College School of Graduate Studies Dean Chris Grevesen talks global business and the Berkeley MBA  program in NJBIZ: http://bit.ly/2gdqHRk

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