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 22, 2013
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges and universities: American University
October 22, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, Timothy Roth of Franklin and Marshall College explores the link between local climate and brain capacity within wide-ranging species. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.  
October 22, 2013
George Washington U. said for years that ability to pay wasn't a factor in admissions. It wasn't true.
October 22, 2013
Students at Kentucky State University are protesting the firing of Leslie Thomas as director of student life, The State Journal reported. Thomas says that she was fired because of her strong relationship with students. She noted that the university had recently eliminated two popular trips that she organized every year -- one a service trip to New Orleans and the other a black history tour.
October 21, 2013
More than 90 percent of students admit to using their digital devices for non-class activities during class, study finds.
October 21, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, Stephanie King of the University of St. Andrews explains recent findings that point to the use of names by dolphins. Learn more about the Academic Minute here.
October 21, 2013
Higher education leaders urged to be more engaged -- and less reactive -- on making sure the law reflects "fair use" needs of students and faculty members.
October 21, 2013
The Common Application -- facing intense criticism over technical glitches that have made it impossible for many people to apply to college -- on Friday issued a new update on its problems, and an apology. The statement pledged to do better at both fixing the problems and updating people on the status of the situation.

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