Great Colleges to Work for 2015

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    College Jobs, Never Easy, Have Become Pressure Cookers Premium Link

    Enrollment competition, increased oversight, growing use of assessments, and tighter budgets weigh heavily on higher-education managers.

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    Members of the University of South Florida’s history department are finding new ways to get their jobs done after budget cuts.

  • Facing More Regulations, Aid Offices Struggle to Serve Students 1

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    Administrators must find ways to follow government rules without reducing counseling time with students.

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    Past Imperfect Premium Link

    It’s useful to remember that faculty work has always been challenging, that student indifference is not new, and that teaching and research have always existed in...

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    Why They Want to Reject You Premium Link

    It’s nothing personal, just that search-committee members have too much to do and too few hands to do it.

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Diversity in Academe: First-Generation Students

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The Digital Campus

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The Trends Report

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Diversity in Academe: Black Men on Campus

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    Campus programs designed to help black male students succeed are spreading. And many of them appear to be working.

  • Black Man in the Lab

    Plenty of research quantifies the scarcity of black men earning STEM degrees. But the reasons, and the remedies, go beyond numbers.

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    STEM Stories

    Four black men who have earned STEM Ph.D.’s describe their different journeys.

  • How to Get More Black Men  Into Science 1

    Opinion: How to Get More Black Men Into Science

    Successful STEM programs have focused on students' strengths rather than their weaknesses.

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NEXT: The Quest for Student Success

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The Almanac of Higher Education, 2014-15

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    Almanac 2014: Profession

    Discover which college presidents make more than $1-million and what route newly appointed presidents, provosts, and deans took to gain their posts.

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    Almanac 2014: Students

    See how colleges measure up in building enrollment, even as the pool of students begins to shrink, and which institutions do the best in graduating students.  Explore...

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    Almanac 2014: Diversity

    Learn how well colleges attract and serve diverse students by viewing more than 10 tables and charts.

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    Almanac 2014: Technology

    E-books, online education, and other technology are a growing presence on campuses. More than a dozen tables and charts reveal how professors and students use such tools.

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Great Colleges to Work for 2014

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Diversity in Academe: The New Demographics

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The Digital Campus 2014: Why Online Identity Matters

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The 2013 Influence List

Diversity in Academe: A Wider View

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Next: A Special Report on Innovation

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The Almanac of Higher Education, 2013-14

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    Profession

    What subjects do the highest-paid faculty members teach? Which college presidents earn the most—and the least? Find answers in 20 tables, charts, and interactive...

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    Students

    College students’ aspirations, and what they have managed to achieve, are described in 17 tables, charts, and interactive tools.

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    Technology

    Eleven tables, charts, and interactive features show you what devices students prefer to use and their feelings about online education.

     

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    Diversity

    See how well different minority and ethnic groups do in comparison to others in these 11 tables, charts, and interactive tools.

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Great Colleges to Work For 2013

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The Gates Effect

Diversity in Academe: Growing Pains

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The Digital Campus: The 2013 Report

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Quality & Assessment

Online Learning 2012: MOOC Madness

College, Reinvented

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