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University of Colorado Boulder has 30,000  students and is northwest of Denver. Colorado legalized recreational marijuana use for adults in 2012 but the campus still bans its use.

A different kind of higher education

Dec 16, 2014
A Colorado college wrestles with promoting sober academics while surrounded by marijuana.
Posted In: marijuana, legalization, higher ed, colorado

Tallying the Secret Service's 'comedy of errors'

Nov 14, 2014
Here are the stories we're reading and numbers we're watching Friday.
Posted In: secret service, Silicon Valley, workplace diversity, higher ed

Colleges put career centers on the map

Nov 6, 2014
Schools are under pressure to improve what they're doing to prepare grads for jobs
Posted In: higher ed, career advice, college admissions

LinkedIn gives college ratings a big data twist

Oct 7, 2014
LinkedIn makes a foray into university rankings by looking at "desirable" jobs.
Posted In: linkedin, big data, higher ed
College students

Do you know what your college is doing with your data?

Sep 25, 2014
Schools collect loads of student data, but it's not always clear where it goes.
Posted In: big data, student data, higher ed

The NCAA's top conferences break out

Aug 6, 2014
If approved, a new proposal will give the Big 5 conferences more autonomy.
Posted In: college athletics, NCAA, higher ed

Korean scholars rank as the most valuable

Aug 12, 2013
A new study says that academics from South Korea are the most commercially valuable in the world.
Posted In: academics, universities, higher ed