Red Wing, Minn., hopes to attract a four-year institution but faces stiff competition from larger, sunnier cities and a history littered with failed branch campus attractions across the country.
Enrollment Trends and Student Life
After the recession, tuition dollars make up a greater share of public higher education revenues than ever before, and make up a majority in half the states.
Data released ahead of MLA convention set tone for hiring in the humanities this season.
A gathering of presidents from more conservative Christian colleges discusses what to do about controversies surrounding gay and lesbian students.
Two staffers at Oberlin, working off hours, created website promoting their alma mater. Every line features a word most colleges would never use in their marketing.