Many faculty members at Indiana University at Bloomington believe Congressman Jim Banks’s threat to withhold federal funding if the university doesn’t investigate reports of antisemitism is a veiled attempt to limit academic freedom.
As enrollment challenges compound for small liberal arts colleges, some are betting big on new athletics programs, hoping they’ll result in new tuition revenue.
The Albany, N.Y., institution will close next year after ongoing enrollment issues. Leaders unsuccessfully sought a partnership to keep the embattled college open.
A self-taught student loan researcher argues that a series of assumptions about college are ensnaring students in a debt trap—and he offers a way out.
Career development staff at Carleton College reimagined their program geared at second-year students to enhance the experience while promoting available resources at the institution—with a banquet to kick off the weeklong event.
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In favoring applicants from elite private institutions, graduate programs in the humanities are shutting out talented students, Timothy Hampton writes.
Robert Vitalis, a political scientist at the University of Pennsylvania, both defends the Palestine Writes conference that has been characterized as antisemitic and insists that his friends on the left grapple with the crimes committed by Hamas.
Data can be very important, but they need to be correct. In today’s Academic Minute, part of New York University Week, Joseph Cimpian discusses how bad data can have big consequences.
“You are what you eat” is true for our microbiome. In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Washington’s Chris Damman discusses how to eat and live more healthily.
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