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A report says that the Carnegie Unit, despite its flaws, plays an important role in organizing higher education.
William T. Harbaugh says he loves the University of Oregon. That’s why, online, he’s holding administrators’ feet to the fire.
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Buoyed by an improving economy, endowments’ returns on their investments rose to 15.5 percent in 2014, up from 11.7 percent the year before, an annual study finds.
The president’s swift reversal on a proposal to roll back tax breaks for college-savings accounts demonstrates the power of that income demographic.
A researcher studying the accuracy of net-price calculators discusses why the tools matter and how they could be improved.
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Colgate University finds that letting graduates participate online in classes that students are taking on the campus has benefits for both.
At Brigham Young University, an accounting professor became something of a rock star on camera. Then he retired.
Educational institutions and journalism outlets share a sense of urgency to innovate.
Few people who take free, online courses take the time to read the privacy policies, say MOOC experts.
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