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MJ Slaby is the bureau chief and covers higher education. Email her at mslaby@chalkbeat.org

It’s time for colleges to prove their value, Indiana leader says

At a time when the future of higher education is uncertain, the state's higher education commissioner said, the colleges that will survive “will resist the temptation for incremental change, but rather embrace the reality that students — young and older — will expect a dramatically different system of learning and ways of showing their competence.”