Feb 10, 2014 Going away to school is an adjustment for nearly every student, but when you're the first in your family to go, the transition can be even harder
Jan 22, 2014 College courses with a 95 percent dropout rate would trigger alarm bells at most universities, but researchers at Harvard University and MIT says that’s potentially fine, at least in the case of some massive open online courses, or MOOCs.
Dec 10, 2013 A new study suggests that having more women getting degrees from Stanford or Harvard matters far less than having more women getting degrees in engineering or business.
Feb 6, 2014 A new campaign on YouTube aims to encourage more students to be the first in their families to go to college.
Oct 24, 2013 The Army will close R.O.T.C. programs at 13 universities, more than half of which are in the South.
Sep 25, 2013 Massive open online courses, or MOOCs, allow anyone to be a student. Retirees, soccer moms or radio commentator Beth Teitell.
Sep 16, 2013 Small Private Online Courses could change the way brick and mortar classrooms use digital teaching materials.
Sep 9, 2013 Many college freshmen embark on their first years of higher education this week. Wouldn't it be nice if at the end of their journey a job was waiting for them? In Alabama, the two year-college system is collaborating with private companies to train students and help them land a job after graduation.
Aug 23, 2013 As President Obama pressures colleges to limit tuition increases, could colleges with wealthy endowments use some of that money to offset the rising cost of higher education?
Aug 21, 2013 More federal grants are going to low-income students, but colleges are giving more institutional aid to students who are better off.