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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September 23, 2014
A Chinese court has sentenced a university professor found guilty of "separatism" to life in prison, The New York Times reported. The Times said that the sentence is the most severe in recent years to a dissident.
September 23, 2014
The search committee for the next president of Florida State University on Monday rejected the advice of faculty and student leaders and included a state senator without experience leading a college or university among four finalists, The Tallahassee Democrat reported. The other three finalists all have held senior positions in higher education.
September 23, 2014
In today's Academic Minute, Amit Bhattacharjee, a professor of marketing at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business, discusses the unintended consequences of a marketing plan that is too effective. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.  
September 22, 2014
In today's Academic Minute, Jennie Brand, associate professor of sociology at the University of California at Los Angeles, takes a look at the effects of job loss on single mothers. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.
September 22, 2014
Florida State University, which has been widely criticized for its handling of sexual assault allegations against Jameis Winston, has upped its punishment of Winston for standing on a table and shouting a vulgar and sexist phrase, The Tallahassee Democrat reported.
September 22, 2014
Common Application changes membership rules such that colleges without application essays -- and even colleges that use formulas for admissions -- may now join.

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