UC Berkeley students walk through Sproul Plaza on campus. According to census data, there is a downward trend of low income students enrolling in higher education.

College enrollment drops among low-income students

Nov 24, 2015
Despite billions of dollars invested, college access still lags.
Posted In: college enrollment, low-income students

Cultural centers take center stage in campus protests

Nov 23, 2015
Students protesting the racial climate on college campuses push for safe space.
Posted In: race, diversity, college, campus protest
Precocious little Peter Davis tinkles the ivories for his mother.

The cost of raising a child prodigy

Nov 20, 2015
Training your kid to become the next Mozart could cost you a pretty penny.
Posted In: children, parents, child prodigy, cost of raising children, parenting

Rural schools pay more than double for slow internet

Nov 19, 2015
A new report says some schools pay thousands to give students a barely usable connection.
Posted In: digital divide, classrooms, School, education technology
Students walk across the campus of UCLA on April 23, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. New data shows a decline in students meeting the mark for 6 year college completion rate.

College completion rates fall again

Nov 17, 2015
After college enrollment swelled during the recession, graduation rates dropped.
Posted In: college, recession, graduation rates

Changing an offensive mascot can be tricky – and expensive

Nov 12, 2015
Adidas has offered to cover some schools' costs, but they can't diffuse the controversy.
Posted In: Sports, high school, native americans
 Members of the activist organization Concerned Student 1950 celebrate after the resignation of Missouri University President Timothy M. Wolfe on the school's campus Monday in Columbia, Missouri.

Will Missouri Tigers level the football playing field?

Nov 9, 2015
Protests and a football strike bring down the University of Missouri's president.
Posted In: college sports, college football, diversity, protest

Apple TV tunes into MOOCs

Nov 4, 2015
Massive open online courses move into the living room
Posted In: MOOC, apple tv, college
People walk past the Alma Mater statute on the Columbia University campus.

How anxious people are feeling about student loans

Oct 29, 2015
Some feel debt is worth it if it means better opportunities.
Posted In: student loans, college, debt

College debt isn't just for the young

Oct 29, 2015
Many paying off student loans say the education wasn't worth the debt.
Posted In: student loans, college
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