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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February 21, 2006
Scientists plan to work with clergy to fight back against attacks on evolution.
February 21, 2006
Supreme Court will rehear case that could affect the free speech rights of public college professors.
February 20, 2006
Study questions whether students who finish AP courses -- even those who receive top score -- should receive college credit.
February 20, 2006
Reports circulate that board members are considering whether Harvard needs a change at the top.
February 20, 2006
Administrators' raises are getting larger again. The median salary increased by 3.5 percent during this academic year, compared to a 3.3 percent last year and a 2.5 percent increase the previous year. The 3.5 percent increase equals that of 2002-3. The data are from an annual survey conducted by the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources, which has been releasing annual data on administrative salaries since 1967 and released the latest information today.
February 17, 2006
Arizona Senate panel -- following complaint over "The Ice Storm" -- votes to give students right to demand alternative books.
February 16, 2006
Two more student papers publish Danish cartoons and Illinois editors suspended for doing so.

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