Developing breakthroughs takes time. So why rush explaining them?
Government remains the major funder of universities. But it hasn't met its obligations even though many institutions face serious infrastructure decay.
A higher education professor explains the complex rules behind Public Service Loan Forgiveness, a program meant to provide debt relief to student loan borrowers who went into public service jobs.
South African universities aren't catering to students with hearing problems. Here's what can be done.
The case of a student with Down Syndrome who was denied entry into all eight of the sororities at her school illustrates a broader problem of exclusion for college students with disabilities.
Donor premiums are a common fundraising tactic. But recent research suggests that they are not cost-effective.
For tutorials to be successful, lecturers must carefully plan what's being taught.
Higher education for seniors shows promise – for combatting social isolation, increasing well-being and delaying the onset, or slowing the progression, of dementia.
The odds of foreclosure double for families who send their kids off to college, according to two researchers who say their findings show a need for new ways for Americans pay for higher education.
A researcher set out to interview Asian-Americans on the front lines of the debate about race-conscious affirmative action in higher education. What she found is that the policy is poorly understood.
First-generation college students earn substantially less than their peers whose parents went to college, new research shows.
Universities should very rarely prevent controversial speakers from spreading their message.
The brain drain is coming – it has to be stopped.
Undergraduate statistics degrees have tripled in the past decade. Is 'statistician' really the sexy new job?
University rankings must include quality teaching and indicators that address inequality as measuring tools.
Yet the money spent on student loans, Pell Grants and funding for research is not generally keeping pace with the demand for higher ed.
College rankings are set up to make you believe one college is better than another. But a closer look reveals college rankings may be measuring something entirely different.
Sexual harassment and violence are widespread in universities, and in everyday life. For that to change, the culture has to first.
Working with African universities to effectively become research-intensive could transform sub-Saharan Africa's higher education landscape.
New research by sociologist Ted Thornhill shows that black students who indicate they plan to fight for racial justice are more likely to be ignored by white admissions counselors.