Dec 3, 2013 For George Alvarez, the decision to apply to Johns Hopkins was a "happy accident." Most low-income, high-achieving high school students don't apply to any selective colleges.
Nov 29, 2013 Will the University of Southern California's quest to hire a star coach for its football team be cut short by a victory in Saturday's game?
Sep 20, 2013 It's a conversation that not all families have: How to pay for college. One high school junior and her mother discuss what they talked about.
Sep 16, 2013 Small Private Online Courses could change the way brick and mortar classrooms use digital teaching materials.
Sep 11, 2013 A conversation with the founders of She++, an organization built to encourage more women to enter the tech field.
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 31, 2013 For many families, paying for college is a balancing act. You want to give your child the best options, but you don't know how to talk about what you can afford.
Aug 30, 2013 The cost of college is rising faster than inflation. But when you take financial aid into account, it’s gone up only modestly faster than inflation.
Aug 30, 2013 We hear all the time that student loan debt is on the rise, and isn't likely to slow down anytime soon. For all those federal loans, though, does the government really make any money?