HIGHER EDUCATION

A view of Hampshire College's campus.
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Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts, now has another challenge on its hands: it could lose its accreditation.

A Berkshire Community College pennant at an open house in 2018.
Berkshire Community College

Berkshire Community College has put its nursing program on hold, as it continues to struggle through its accreditation process.

Interim Hampshire College president Ken Rosenthal, seen here in 2016.
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The new president of Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts, said he's taking a salary of $1.00 a year. That's as the school prepares for another round of layoffs.

Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts.
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The campus police chief for both Smith and Mount Holyoke colleges has been put on administrative leave following protests about his perceived political views.

Emoji.
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A Westfield State University student and her professor attempted to find out how fluent people are in emoji — those smiles and icons used in texts and on social media.

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