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

November 29, 2005
An administrator who was fired by Greenville Technical College after calling some Katrina refugees "yard apes" is suing to get her job back, the Associated Press reported. Renee Holcombe was associate vice president for student affairs when she made the comment.
November 28, 2005
Blackboard and WebCT announced on Wednesday that the U.S. Justice Department has requested additional information about their planned merger. The brief statement from the companies said that the request for additional information extends the waiting period prior to a merger to 30 days following the date upon which the companies "substantially" comply with the information request.
November 28, 2005
University reviews new course after learning of professor's anti-intelligent design comments.
November 23, 2005
With Warren County Community College's board poised to determine his fate, controversial instructor resigns.
November 23, 2005
Adelphi University is starting an M.F.A. in creative writing in the fall of 2006. The program will offer tracks in playwriting, fiction and poetry. Bentley University will start doctoral programs in business and accountancy, beginning in September 2006.
November 22, 2005
In 1997, Elaine Seymour was one of the authors of Talking About Leaving: Why Undergraduates Leave the Sciences (Westview). She found that a reason cited by student after student -- at a range of institutions -- was poor teaching. And at many institutions, teaching assistants were a major part of the problem.
November 22, 2005
The president of Kean U. has made the campus beautiful, but many say the façade hides the way he treats people.
November 22, 2005
The Western Association of Schools and Colleges's Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges on Monday upheld its June decision to revoke the accreditation of Compton Community College, saying that the evidence supporting the earlier ruling was "substantial, sound and credible." The California Community Colleges system said it would fight the decision.
November 21, 2005
Massachusetts higher education officials are considering a plan to shift millions of dollars from aid programs that benefit low- and middle-income students to programs that benefit only low-income students, The Boston Globe reported.
November 21, 2005
Scholars of the Middle East consider why their field flourishes in some ways, but is shut out by the government and the press.

Pages

Back to Top