Paul D. Thacker
Most Recent Articles
January 9, 2007
Harvard got lots of good press for promising to sell its Sudan stocks, but its endowment may still include such holdings.
January 5, 2007
After newspaper questions credentials of dean, officials in Caribbean plan to investigate.
January 4, 2007
The California State University system is considering an aggressive tack in assessing students' competence.
January 2, 2007
Case Western plans to start joint degree to create a new kind of full-service doctor.
December 29, 2006
Public institutions feel a pinch as the state of Connecticut tightens regulations governing donations by companies.
December 28, 2006
National Science Board committee grapples with solutions for improving education and teaching in STEM fields.
December 22, 2006
Board ousts president who revived St. Andrews Presbyterian College, favoring chief who focuses even more on development.
December 20, 2006
Former professor at Youngstown State U. charges that the institution created minority-only positions, which it denies.
December 19, 2006
Carol Gilligan was outraged to see an anti-gay leader use her scholarship for a cause she abhors, so she's fighting back -- on YouTube.
December 15, 2006
Proposal to overhaul American education would use key test at age 16 and revamp teacher training.