Professor Brat's Economics Class: A Dress Code, Bible Readings, and Crushes on the Teacher
June 11, 2014
Inside the classroom of Professor Dave Brat.
Roberts Court: States Can Ban Affirmative Action
April 22, 2014
The latest nail in the coffin for racial preference in admissions.
The university says it's not reconsidering its presidential pick.
If a college degree is the new high school diploma, why not make higher education free? These cities did.
How Much Is Too Much to Spend on College? One Study Has an Answer.
February 16, 2014
Two new studies show college is still a great investment.
Who Takes MOOCs?
January 04, 2014
Surprising new data on what's supposed to be the future of higher ed
Trying to create the future of online education is harder than it seemed.
The College Rankings Ranking
October 28, 2013
The 100-pound book of dubiously ranked universities has long been a hallmark of the college application process.
Senator Outraged that National Endowment for the Humanities Funds Study of Humanities
October 24, 2013
Usually, Republicans direct their bitter hatred for all things intellectual at individual people—like, for example, our “professorial” president.
Granite Countertops, Flat-Screen TVs, Fire Pits: The Surprising Story of How College Dorms Got Luxe
September 18, 2013
The social history—and private-sector big money—that explains why granite countertops and fire pits are part of today's new dorms.