Administrators are taking part in a warts-and-all performance review at the request of their business-minded president.
In educating students, colleges today walk a fine line between empowerment and entitlement.
Even if the amenities, activities, and support cost many thousands of dollars per student, they represent a college cost that students and their parents have, in effect,...
Rep. Paul D. Ryan wants to streamline the system, cap some federal loans, create a database to track aid recipients, and disrupt "the accreditation status quo."
At a hearing, lawmakers merely disagree on how the federal government should encourage state support for colleges.
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Some leaders draw hefty compensation while their states suffer from huge shortfalls.
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