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.

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February 20, 2017
Smith College on Friday announced that it has raised $486 million in a fund-raising campaign, setting a new record for a women's college. A key goal for the campaign has been student aid, for which the college raised nearly $130 million.
February 20, 2017
Administration's draft list of programs to eliminate includes the national service program, which has provided $2.4 billion in student aid, as well as humanities and arts endowments.
February 20, 2017
Mark Cuban, the billionaire investor, gave a lengthy interview to Bloomberg on Friday. Much of the discussion was about Cuban's pessimistic (for workers) view of the world of work in the years ahead. He predicted that automation and artificial intelligence will eliminate many jobs, leading to widespread displacement. Asked if this means students should major in finance, he rejected the idea, predicting "much greater demand for liberal arts majors" in 10 years than there will be for those who study programming and maybe engineering.
February 20, 2017
University drops logo opposed by many students because it featured university without a capital U.
February 20, 2017
Officials at Saint Joseph's College, in Indiana (right),
February 20, 2017
Hundreds of scientists, some in lab coats, held a rally in Boston Sunday to draw attention to their concerns about the Trump administration's policies.
February 20, 2017
New York University, long criticized for its expensive price tag, has launched a new effort called Accelerate to encourage more students to save money by shaving one semester off of their college costs.
February 20, 2017
Barnard College and the union representing its adjunct faculty members reached a deal late last week that will avert a strike
February 20, 2017
Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health last week sent 277 admissions acceptance emails to people who had not been admitted,
February 20, 2017
Authorities summoned 25 Nashua, N.H. police officers to break up a brawl at a basketball game Saturday at Daniel Webster College, New Hampshire Sunday News reported. Two Daniel Webster players were arrested, as was one fan. Police reports said that one of the Daniel Webster athletes was stomping on a member of the Southern Vermont College team, who was down on the floor at the time.

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Board bows to months of protests and dismisses Jane Fernandes.

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