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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October 17, 2013
Daytona State College is starting a bachelor of science in nursing. Rollins College is starting two new undergraduate majors: business with a management concentration, and social entrepreneurship and business.
October 17, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, Lloyd White of Royal Holloway University discusses revisions to the map of the supercontinent Gondwana. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.
October 16, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, Cornelia Class of Columbia University explains the importance of rare earth elements in the manufacture of electronics. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.
October 16, 2013
Several justices question the logic of overturning Michigan's ban on the consideration of race in admissions.
October 16, 2013
State lawyer defending ban on affirmative action suggests U. of Michigan end preference for alumni children -- and Justice Sotomayor objects.
October 15, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, Keith Sanford of Baylor University explores the psychology behind the average domestic argument. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.
October 15, 2013
The website Biology-Online has fired an employee whose response to a postdoc infuriated many who learned of the incident. An employee known only as Ofek recruited Danielle Lee, a postdoctoral fellow at Oklahoma State University, and author of a blog called "The Urban Scientist" to write for Biology-Online. When she turned him down, after being told that Biology-Online did not intend to pay her, Ofek responded: "Because we don't pay for blog entries?
October 15, 2013
Iranian President Hassan Rohani is calling for more freedom for students and professors at his country's universities, Radio Liberty reported. In a speech at Tehran University, Rohani said that he thought it a "shame" that professors and students "are not able to express their viewpoints." Further, he said that government officials should stop blocking scholars from attending international academic conferences.  

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