Scott Jaschik

Scott Jaschik, Editor, is one of the three founders of Inside Higher Ed. With Doug Lederman, he leads the editorial operations of Inside Higher Ed, overseeing news content, opinion pieces, career advice, blogs and other features. Scott is a leading voice on higher education issues, quoted regularly in publications nationwide, and publishing articles on colleges in publications such as The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, Salon, and elsewhere. He has been a judge or screener for the National Magazine Awards, the Online Journalism Awards, the Folio Editorial Excellence Awards, and the Education Writers Association Awards. Scott served as a mentor in the community college fellowship program of the Hechinger Institute on Education and the Media, of Teachers College, Columbia University. He is a member of the board of the Education Writers Association. From 1999-2003, Scott was editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education. Scott grew up in Rochester, N.Y., and graduated from Cornell University in 1985. He lives in Washington.

To reach this person, click here.

Most Recent Articles

July 7, 2017
Two siblings -- recent graduates of the University of Florida -- are suing the state, saying that it hurt students' education and violated the law by failing to match donations to public universities as promised, The Tallahassee Democrat reported. Florida, like many states, has various programs to match such donations, but largely stopped doing so when the economic downturn hit in 2008.
July 7, 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
July 7, 2017
The University of Mississippi a
July 6, 2017
Willamette University and the Claremont School of Theology are announcing today that they are discussing "moving and embedding CST within Willamette University on its campus in Salem, Ore." The theology school is currently in California. Leaders of the two institutions said that their academic programs could benefit from collaboration.
July 6, 2017
Clark State Community College is starting a bachelor's degree in manufacturing technology management. Johns Hopkins University is starting a dual doctor of nursing practice/Ph.D. program.
July 5, 2017
Honor for history book is given back amid criticism of its citations. Author says there are 52 errors he sees as accidental and mostly minor, but others see more fundamental problems.
July 5, 2017
At least seven people with connections to state government have been hired by the University of Massachusetts at Boston in the last 18 months, at a time when the university has been facing a large deficit, The Boston Globe reported. The seven people earn combined salaries of nearly $1 million.
July 5, 2017
Many academics have been having fun with a hashtag -- #shortacademichorrorstory -- suggested this week by Jonathan Peelle, a cognitive psychologist at Washington University in St. Louis. Among the horrors shared are the following.
July 5, 2017
Authorities in New Jersey have charged Robert W. Kerekes Jr., who lives in the state, with making phone threats that led Evergreen State College, in Washington State, to close for parts of three days, NJ.com reported. The college, amid a series of debates and protests over race and civility, received calls threatening violence. Kerekes, who is in jail, has been charged with terroristic threats, criminal coercion and false public alarm.

Pages

Back to Top