Presidents / chancellors

Sharp growth of California's free community college programs

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While California considers a plan to cut tuition and lower the cost of going to college, more than 50 local free two-year initiatives are popping up across the state.

Replicating Tennessee's approach to free community college takes money and more

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As Tennessee’s Promise program expands to include adult students, other community college scholarship programs are figuring out how to replicate its success.

Wisconsin higher ed leaders welcome proposed funding but worry about details

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Wisconsin governor who has pushed for deep cuts to higher education is now seeking increased spending. Academics welcome the shift, but some worry about the details, including a requirement for monitoring teaching loads.

Gender pay gap persists for higher education administrators

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Despite higher education's progressive reputation, new research shows a stubborn pay gap between women and men who are administrators.

Saint Joseph's plan to suspend operations prompts questions looking ahead and behind

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Saint Joseph's will suspend operations, saying it lacks funds to continue without an overhaul. Many faculty members, students and alumni question how things got so dire.

Betsy DeVos's connection to The College Fix, a conservative higher education news site

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Education Secretary nominee Betsy DeVos has family and likely financial connections to The College Fix, a conservative news site that often criticizes liberal bias in higher education.

Lehigh president moves quickly on growth plans

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As many Northeastern colleges fear enrollment declines, Lehigh University charts ambitious growth plan including 1,000 additional undergraduates, 100 more faculty members and a new college of health.

Macalester president explains sharply worded statement on immigration order

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Macalester president issues some of the harshest words yet from a higher ed leader on Donald Trump's immigration ban.

Accreditor examines Alabama's public university governance

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The governor’s heavy involvement in public college and university boards gives Southern quality-assurance agency pause.

Rich students flock to elite colleges, study finds, but graduating college levels playing field

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Access to certain colleges has a lot to do with income, new study finds, but graduating college levels the playing field for students of all socioeconomic backgrounds.

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