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In today’s headlines, The Washington Post reports that the number of high school graduates will stagnate for the next ten years, which could pose enrollment challenges for colleges and universities in the United States. U.S. Education Secretary John B. King, Jr. called for its abolishment , but it’s unclear what effect a lame-duck administration will have on policies in those states. The Chronicle of Higher Education looks at new risks for undocumented students studying abroad and The Hechinger Report highlights a new study that shows college graduation rates are once again on the rise. Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Partner Offers Receive occasional updates and special offers from trusted News & Observer partners.

It will depend, in our opinion, on the national revival of education as we know it. …