Academic Equity

Academic Equity

Four students sit on the steps of an academic building; one is holding a laptop.
Sep 01, 2022
Black, Hispanic and low-income community college students who take up to half their courses online increase their odds of completing degrees, a working paper finds. Fully online learners are less likely to earn a credential.

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September 1, 2022
Black, Hispanic and low-income community college students who take up to half their courses online increase their odds of completing degrees, a working paper finds. Fully online learners are less likely to earn a credential.
August 31, 2022
Proponents argue that virtual exchange programs shouldn’t be dismissed as “second best” to on-the-ground study abroad, and they can expand the global learning ecosystem in important ways.
July 25, 2022
New updates to an Economic Mobility Index seek to help policy makers and others better understand which colleges and universities are best for low-income students.
May 26, 2022
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute is launching a $1.5 billion initiative to enhance diversity in the sciences. The program is named for the longtime UMBC president, who is retiring this year.
May 2, 2022
Rather than place unrealistic expectations on colleges, advocates for college opportunity should prioritize investments in children, Sandy Baum and Michael McPherson write.
March 18, 2022
A Chapman professor was upset when he saw his exams posted on Course Hero. Now he’s suing the anonymous students who put them there—to find out who they are. But how responsible is Course Hero?
February 8, 2022
Spurred by cost savings and the increasing migration to digital books, many universities are closing brick-and-mortar bookstores.
February 4, 2022
The California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office will send funds to the state’s 116 community colleges to create more open educational resource classes beginning next month.
January 5, 2022
Clusters of institutions are collaborating to achieve lasting change in the key areas of affordability, teaching and learning, and holistic student support, writes Julia Michaels.
December 10, 2021
The national initiative will aim to make sweeping changes to higher education over the next decade by improving credential completion and social mobility and reducing student loan debt.

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