In tough financial times, researchers prove willing to give up their autonomy in exchange for an office full of fund raisers.
Scholarly publishers are trying to take advantage of the retail giant’s strength without being swept away by it.
Days after the Service Employees International Union loses a vote at the University of Saint Thomas, it wins one at Antioch University Seattle.
Gary Alan Fine, known for studying subcultures of work and play, turns his attention to the college art scene.
- College, on Your Own
- AFT Makes New Effort to Offer Benefits to Contingent Faculty Members
- In a Fight for More Funds, Professors Quantify Colleges’ Neglect of Instruction
- In Backlash Over Facebook Research, Scientists Risk Loss of Valuable Resource
- A Scholar of the Black Experience Shapes Giving at Mellon
Administrators are taking part in a warts-and-all performance review at the request of their business-minded president.
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.
He has asked top officials to commit to leadership principles that, among other things, set standards of tidiness and punctuality.
- House Approves 2 Bills Toward Renewal of Higher Education Act
- Education Dept. Will Test Use of Student Aid in Programs Not Based on Credit Hour
- New Role for College Business Officers: Selling Change
- Sweeping Change Is in the Works for How Job-Training Dollars Are Allocated
- Colleges Must Help Further the Goals of Common Core Standards, Report Says
The leaders of Cornell Tech, a new institution in New York City, are designing spaces meant to accommodate whatever tomorrow brings.
Is net neutrality doomed? Bill Baker has an idea: a space for the public sector on the Internet.
Big increases leave librarians at liberal-arts institutions feeling ambushed.
The ambitious business plan calls for more than 24,000 in enrollment and $76.6-million in revenue by 2024.
Spurred by a desire to better control who is going in and out, campuses are adopting sophisticated new technology.
- Southern New Hampshire U. Designs a New Template for Faculty Jobs
- Technology Provides Foreign-Language Immersion at a Distance
- Worried by FCC Plan, Net-Neutrality Advocates at Colleges Gauge Next Steps
- Writing Instructor, Skeptical of Automated Grading, Pits Machine vs. Machine
- Open-Source Software for College Administrators Reaches ‘Tipping Point’ After 10 Years