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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July 30, 2008
National Association of Scholars recruits volunteers to monitor what goes on at college campuses.
July 30, 2008
CUNY's faculty union promised big results, but part-time activists want proposed contract rejected and more open debate.
July 29, 2008
In reversal of earlier position, candidate backs state ballot measures to bar public colleges and universities from considering race in admissions and hiring.
July 29, 2008
In wake of scandal and criticism, group toughens stance on conflicts of interest, limits gifts from college officials and bars advertising that could encourage anxiety.
July 29, 2008
Three suspects were in custody Monday following the shooting of two individuals at North Carolina State University. The suspects -- only one with a university affiliation, a sophomore -- are being charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon, according to a university statement. The two people who were shot early Monday were not affiliated with the university.
July 29, 2008
The following individuals have recently been awarded tenure by their colleges:Saint Joseph College (Conn.)Kevin Callahan, historyJoyce Fontana, nursingSusan Johns, educationMark Johnson, biologyJoseph Manthey, mathematics/computer scienceUniversity of Tennessee at Knoxville
July 28, 2008
In May, the North Carolina Community College System banned students who could not document legal immigration status from enrolling, but last week the legal rationale for that decision apparently fell apart. In barring the students, the system cited a recommendation of the state's attorney general, who said it would be illegal under federal law to enroll such students.
July 28, 2008
Amid criticism, Penn Press says author of much-discussed work on terror networks will in the future formally acknowledge two sources absent in current edition.
July 28, 2008
P.Z. Myers -- defender of evolution -- stages "great desecration," leading to demands for his firing. U. of Minnesota at Morris refuses to do so, but cuts link to his Web site.
July 25, 2008
New analysis of faculty database finds identifiable group of professors with common views on bias, but no willingness to discriminate on politics -- and considerable success for the politically incorrect.

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