Leadership & Governance
Administrators are taking part in a warts-and-all performance review at the request of their business-minded president.
NCAA Concussion Settlement
But critics say the tentative deal won't force the association to reduce the risk of head injury.
The amount, to be paid over 10 years, will be further diminished because any research in the field by the NCAA’s member colleges will count toward the total.
- What Does $75-Million Mean to the NCAA?
Comfy at Any Cost
In educating students, colleges today walk a fine line between empowerment and entitlement.
Even if the amenities cost many thousands of dollars per student, they represent a college cost that students and their parents have asked for.
- Interactive: How Student-Services Spending Has Changed Over the Past Decade
Vitae: Career News and Tools
Now that the unionization movement has expanded across the country, it's become harder to keep tabs on what's happening. So we've mapped the "yes" votes, the "no" votes, and...
- 'Dear Forums ...': My Spouse Is Applying for a Job in the Department I Chair!
In the News
Campuses that are family-friendly in name only will be at a disadvantage in hiring, presidents said at a conference on issues of work-life balance.
The system president succeeded in pushing out the campus chancellor, prompting protests and questions about whether the flagship really needs both leaders.
- Can You Really Teach a MOOC in a Refugee Camp?
- Common Application Revs Up Again
- In N.C., Debate Over an Aid Freeze—and What It Means to Be Affordable
- Senate Bill Asks Colleges to Do More to Combat Sexual Assault
- How 4 Types of Families Approach Paying for College
- For-Profit Colleges Still Cash In on Post-9/11 GI Bill, Harkin Report Says
- Adjuncts Welcome Congress's New Interest in Their Working Conditions
- The Office of Undergraduate Admissions, Stress, and Sales?