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ICYMI: HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2016

* The NY Times reports on where Donald Trump stands on school choice, student debt and common core: http://nyti.ms/2fqVuta

* What is Obama’s higher education legacy? eCampus News reports: http://bit.ly/2gfrC0C

* More than 90 college and university presidents have signed a statement calling for the continuation and expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. A program that President-elect Donald J. Trump has said he would end. Inside Higher Ed reports: http://bit.ly/2g9fPkt

* The rising stock prices of for-profits mean — and what they don’t mean. Inside Higher Ed’s Matt Reed writes: http://bit.ly/2glC8oa

* A Congressional Research Service memo indicates regulations finalized after May 30 will be subject to expedited review by Congress. Inside Higher Ed reports: http://bit.ly/2fF0l7Y

* Closing the gap between college career services and employers. University Business writes: http://bit.ly/2ggI0li

* Forbes Editorial: It’s Time For A Quality Alternative To College Accreditation: http://bit.ly/2ggMMio

* American Counsel on Education’s Jon Fansmith looks at the available evidence to see what the next four years might bring. Higher Education Today writes: http://bit.ly/2fqVU2N

MEMBER NEWS

* JBC runs successful ‘Think Positive, Be Positive’ campaign. The Post-Journal reports:http://bit.ly/2g34iE9 (subscription required)

* Berkeley College mourns passing of Chairman Emeritus, the Hudson Valley News Network reports: http://bit.ly/2fRXBqy

* Liz Rodbell, one of the few to break through retailing’s glass ceiling, will keynote LIM College commencement. WWD reports: http://bit.ly/2fRP0Ev