October 28, 2016
Students rarely compare college graduation rates when deciding where to apply and enroll, but they should, argues Micere Keels.
October 27, 2016
While it is impossible to “futureproof” a board, assessing its strengths and potential vulnerabilities can go a long way toward ensuring that it is prepared for what’s ahead, write Peter Eckel and Cathy Trower.

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October 27, 2016
Transfer, censorship, school schedules and pumpkin carving.
October 27, 2016
The costs of child care.


February 24, 2009
Robert Brym considers the professional values of embracing the 101 courses so many professors avoid.
February 23, 2009
A guide to the changes and new features on the revamped Web site we are unveiling today.
February 23, 2009
(Editor’s note: When Congress renewed the Higher Education Act last summer, lawmakers scuttled the National Advisory Committee on Institutional Quality and Integrity. which advises the U.S. secretary of education on accreditation issues. The panel is soon to be reconstituted with new members appointed by the secretary and by leaders in the House and Senate. The column below offers advice to those making the selections, and to their eventual selections.)
February 21, 2009
Shakespeare wrote one of the most savage plays in the canon. Scott McLemee visits the dark side.
February 20, 2009
As they look to cut their budgets, college administrators shouldn't impose across-the-board, one-size-fits-all solutions -- hiring freezes, salary cuts, etc. -- on their faculties, James Miller argues.


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