A bill that would require colleges to report more data about faculty who work off the tenure track may not win approval this session, but it’s raising hopes.
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.
Ideological one-sidedness harms the quality of research, the authors of a new paper argue. They offer some suggestions for detecting and avoiding it.
Mergers with universities provide support to cash-strapped scientists.
Scholarly publishers are trying to take advantage of the retail giant’s strength without being swept away by it.
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- A Sociologist Asks What Happens When Art Goes Academic
- Selected New Books on Higher Education
- College, on Your Own
- AFT Makes New Effort to Offer Benefits to Contingent Faculty Members
The cost of educating veterans at proprietary institutions averages twice that of their public counterparts, says the chairman of the Senate education committee.
An expert isn’t surprised that some Ohio State students and alumni are rallying around the band director who was fired last week for tolerating hazing.
Students who came close to graduating but didn’t quite finish are more likely to return to a campus to complete a degree, a report says.
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.
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- Key Republican in House Proposes Broad Student-Aid Reforms
- Senators in Both Parties Agree: States Must Do More for Higher Education
- U. of Akron Chief’s New Rules: Pick Up Your Trash
- House Approves 2 Bills Toward Renewal of Higher Education Act
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