Happy Friday! Today marks the 100th anniversary of Copa America. Fun fact, Copa America is the oldest international continental football competition. USA takes on Columbia at 9:30 ET tonight, so be sure to tune in and cheer them on! In other news, this week’s articles focus on the U.S. Department of Education, graduation rates, and access to mental health services on college campuses. Enjoy!
The Department and St. Catharine (Inside Higher Ed)
After being placed on heightened cash monitoring by the U.S. Department of Education, St. Catharine College will close in July.
Hidden Side of the College Dream: Mediocre Graduation Rates (The New York Times)
A look at graduation rates at four-year public and private colleges and universities.
Counseling Anytime, Anyplace (Inside Higher Ed)
Students call for colleges and universities to provide 24-hour telephone mental-health support.
Not So Gainfully Employed (Inside Higher Ed)
A study released on Monday reveals that students who enroll in for-profit colleges ultimately see a decline in earnings.