The newspaper's new project isn't trying to pick the best colleges. It’s more interested in how well they attract underprivileged students.
Some researchers have worried that the mandate could create administrative red tape. But "the overall benefit to science," an NIH official said, "has to win the day."
Three times in the past few years, faculty members have voted to oust deans. Twice they’ve been overruled.
Mr. Daniels is portrayed as one of academe’s disruptive forces. But look at his record, and you’ll find that he’s still a moderate.
With new federal rules looming, colleges try to reach students using online courses featuring "cheesy" acting, a cheeseburger analogy, and lessons in bystander intervention.
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Some leaders draw hefty compensation while their states suffer from huge shortfalls.
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