Recent controversies over faculty speech have led the storied institution’s leaders to make a formal change.
The program, approved on Thursday, allows students to fuse computer science and the humanities. The major will be offered starting this fall.
A slate led by two former presidents is seeking to oust the association's current leaders, whom the challengers accuse of neglecting the group's historic mission.
Less money means less science, as shown by a Chronicle survey of more than 10,000 researchers.
At North Carolina State University, some see the newly hired scholars as a "different breed."
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The president unveiled a "Fafsa Completion Initiative" on Friday as part of the administration’s drive to get more young people to go to college.
Some 130 people from 30 institutions lobbied members of Congress on "Hill Day." A big concern was how the gainful-employment rule would affect students and programs.
Will the changes announced on Wednesday make the test better? College counselors and admissions officials are taking a wait-and-see approach.
Students still weigh academic reputation and job prospects most, but they’re also becoming "savvier shoppers."
The university has been accused of withholding key documents from an inquiry into allegations that its chief of cardiac surgery experimented on unsuspecting patients.
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In doing so, they’re treading on territory previously held by platform providers like Blackboard.
Three dozen academic libraries are teaming up with the Springer publishing company to pioneer a way to lend a fast-growing part of library holdings.
The social-networking service is offering researchers access to data that might otherwise be challenging to obtain.
Students who complete the programs find themselves swamped with job offers. Professors and colleges aren’t doing badly, either.
An annual survey's findings reveal growing skepticism among academic leaders about the long-term prospects for massive open online courses.
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