Ed-tech start-up Ranku pitches efficiency, not marketing, to universities interested in enrolling more students online. Early results from Columbia University are promising.
Administration and Finance
As colleges face financial pressure and trim budgets, faculty members are concerned about not just the proposed cuts, but how those changes are communicated.
U of Akron cuts the price of certain general education classes by 86 percent, and boasts that they will be less expensive than those at community colleges. But two-year institutions disagree, and professors say effort is penny-wise and pound-foolish.
UW-Madison chancellor comes under fire for recently admitting she matches outside faculty offers with course load reductions. Is there anything wrong with the practice?
Did the U. of Kansas overstep its bounds when it expelled a student for harassing an ex-girlfriend online, or was it acting on instructions from the federal government?
The nonprofit Kuali Foundation launches a commercial service provider, 10 years after the community's formation.
Analysis shows deep-pocketed investors are searching for winners in an unsettled ed-tech market.
Unizin, the university-led digital education consortium, places a bet on a common commercial software platform from Instructure.
After weeks of rumors, four institutions announce a university-led consortium on all things digital education.
At Temple University, protecting sensitive data comes before protecting the device used to access it.