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August 26, 2009
Female and minority students are often missing from the sciences. But at Grinnell, those students are on the rise.
August 20, 2009
New courses about iPhone-application development teach students how to program and design -- and, if they're lucky, make money.
August 19, 2009
The assessment survey used in U.S. News & World Report’s annual college rankings is subject to apathy and glaring disparities, an Inside Higher Ed review reveals.
August 7, 2009
Two months after ITT acquired Daniel Webster College, top administrators and dozens of staff members at New Hampshire institution are reportedly being laid off.
August 6, 2009
The University of Maine System wants stimulus money to expand its broadband network, angering a telecommunications company.
August 5, 2009
A new Web site licensed by Harvard says it can teach students almost anything -- one e-mail at a time.
July 31, 2009
A growing number of companies are renting textbooks to college students, saying they're an alternative to sky-high price tags.
July 30, 2009
Google's mammoth book digitization project means access to knowledge for minorities and the underrepresented, scholars and activists said Wednesday.
July 24, 2009
Many new teachers feel prepared for their jobs and intend to stick around, but still seek training in areas such as teaching non-native English speakers, new study says.
July 23, 2009
Robert Morris University has created a new dean position -- one exclusively in charge of promoting student engagement.
July 29, 2009
Institutions are laying off staff, curbing spending and traveling less. So are the higher education organizations.
June 16, 2009
New data showing nationwide increases in drinking-related deaths among college students call into question the strategies being used to promote moderation.
June 9, 2009
Summer's here, but swine flu is still spreading on college campuses. According to one expert, this could forebode even more cases -- and unexpected strain on health centers -- in the fall.