Features by Sally Herships
Posted In: homeless, youth, public policy
The Urban Institute looks to make counting homeless youth more effective.
Posted In: internship, internships
Unpaid interns are suing big companies that don't provide the valuable educational and work experiences they promised.
Posted In: Music
Steinway Musical Instruments, which has been in business for 160 years, has agreed to be bought by Kohlberg for about $438 million.
Posted In: online dating
Can websites like eHarmony really help form the perfect union -- even when it comes to money?
Posted In: venture, schools, Columbia, VC
It may sound tempting to drop out of school to start your start-up. But it may be even more tempting to stay in.
Posted In: perfume, smells, college, university, merchandising, notre dame
Notre Dame is the latest school to market its own fragrance.
Posted In: community colleges, Retirement, baby boomers
40 percent of community college presidents are expected to retire in the next five years.
Posted In: Education, higher education, tenure, union
Adjunct and non-tenure track professors are joining unions, hungry for benefits and job security they currently lack. And in a twist, they're not always joining the unions you might expect.
Posted In: teacher training, No Child Left Behind, test scores, Education
We’re doing a terrible job of training teachers -- and that training is expensive.
Posted In: charities, Susan G. Komen For the Cure Foundation, fundraising
The Susan B. Komen for the Cure breast cancer charity announced this morning that it is cancelling fundraising walks in seven cities in 2014. How much do they actually make from similar walks?