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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November 19, 2014
Laurie L. Patton was named Tuesday as the next president of Middlebury College. Patton is currently dean of Duke University’s Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and the Robert F. Durden Professor of Religion at Duke.  
November 19, 2014
In today’s Academic Minute, Kenneth Hugdahl, a professor of biological psychology at Norway’s University of Bergen, discusses an intriguing and misunderstood affliction. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.  
November 19, 2014
The Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity at the University of Arizona is facing possible expulsion after 15 of its members were accused of forcing their way into the off-campus house of members of the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity, which is historically Jewish, and assaulting the students there, The Arizona Daily Star reported. Fifteen SAE members were reported involved and their national fraternity has suspended four of them.
November 19, 2014
Clifford Garner, an English professor who heads the faculty union at Rockland Community College, in New York, was arrested Tuesday and charged with stealing $200,000 from the union and overbilling the college by $3,000, The Journal News reported. Garner is being held in jail.  
November 19, 2014
Authorities on Tuesday arrested 18 students at Miami Dade College, accusing them of tax fraud, The Miami Herald reported. The students accused of a scheme to use their student accounts to fraudulently file for and obtain tax refunds. Federal officials froze 1,000 student bank accounts as part of the investigation.  
November 18, 2014
A new report from the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health finds that the undergraduate major in the field has seen considerable growth. Nearly 50,000 undergraduates graduated with public health majors from 1992 to 2012, the report says. But half of those degrees were awarded from 2008 to 2012. During the period of 1992 to 2012, the share of undergraduate degrees in public health awarded to women increased as well, from 61 percent to 78 percent.  
November 18, 2014
In today's Academic Minute, Shikha Sharma, assistant professor of geology and director of the West Virginia University Stable Isotope Laboratory, explains her work to develop a clean source of energy. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.    
November 18, 2014
Steve Salaita has sued the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, which famously rescinded his job offer, but the suit isn't directly over that decision. The Chicago Tribune reported. Rather, Salaita is suing over documents his lawyers sought through open records requests. The university rejected parts of those requests and the suit charges that action was illegal.  

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