Scott Jaschik

Scott Jaschik, Editor, is one of the three founders of Inside Higher Ed. With Doug Lederman, he leads the editorial operations of Inside Higher Ed, overseeing news content, opinion pieces, career advice, blogs and other features. Scott is a leading voice on higher education issues, quoted regularly in publications nationwide, and publishing articles on colleges in publications such as The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, Salon, and elsewhere. He has been a judge or screener for the National Magazine Awards, the Online Journalism Awards, the Folio Editorial Excellence Awards, and the Education Writers Association Awards. Scott served as a mentor in the community college fellowship program of the Hechinger Institute on Education and the Media, of Teachers College, Columbia University. He is a member of the board of the Education Writers Association. From 1999-2003, Scott was editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education. Scott grew up in Rochester, N.Y., and graduated from Cornell University in 1985. He lives in Washington.

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December 3, 2009
The following colleges and universities have announced their commencement speakers: University of Georgia: Robert M. Gates, U.S. secretary of defense. University of Texas at Austin: Marcia Gay Harden, actress. Warren Wilson College: Tony Earley, writer and English professor at Vanderbilt University.
December 2, 2009
New School part timers win contract with not only raises, but family leaves, differential titles and a commitment to representation on curricular committees.
December 1, 2009
Finding "free expression at risk," academic and civil liberties groups issue joint call to defend controversial speakers, books and exhibits.
December 1, 2009
While everyone obsesses over the Ivies and Berkeley, Cal State -- the largest university system in the United States -- moves from being non-competitive to competitive on who gets in.
November 30, 2009
Down a few dozen, Sweet Briar suspends retirement contributions and (briefly) pay for president and top officials. Is this the cost of keeping discount rate level?
November 30, 2009
Suit in Massachusetts draws attention to lack of health coverage for many of those off the tenure track -- even those who work full time.
November 25, 2009
Among worldwide total, China's share has grown dramatically in last 5 years while the U.S. and Europe have seen declines.
November 24, 2009
Remember how colleges were going to scale back on the popular but controversial admissions strategy? As the economic downturn drags on, many institutions see interest growing and some are encouraging it.

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