College students participating in philanthropy-based courses are 38% more likely to graduate.
At Northern Kentucky University, students award grants to nonprofits in need. A study found that the program is paying off in other ways as well.
The decline in international enrollment will most likely cause colleges and universities to lose money.
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The number of students studying in the United States from other countries has continued to fall during the Trump presidency. An expert explains what that means for US students and the US economy.
The convenience of distance learning at for-profit colleges has contributed to their rising enrollment.
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For-profit colleges' heavy investment in distance learning has led to a 3% increase in enrollment during the pandemic.
Public universities in California cannot consider race in admissions.
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How will the rejection of a 2020 ballot initiative affect student demographics at California's colleges and universities?
Students are being forced to disclose sensitive information online.
Has technology gone too far to keep students honest during exams? A scholar on privacy and technology weighs in.
Sally Chen, an organizer with the Harvard Ethnic Studies Coalition, speaks through a megaphone during a rally with other students in 2019.
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Ethnic studies were born out of resistance. Now, the courses often face resistance themselves – from white students. Is making these classes mandatory the way to go? A scholar weighs in.
Robert F. Smith speaks onstage during the 2019 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple Of Hope Awards on Dec. 12, 2018, in New York City.
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For the past two decades graduates of America's most selective universities have dominated the Time 100 list. Will that always be the case?
Graduates of an IBM-inspired P-TECH school in Chicago in 2017.
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An innovative school model, known as P-TECH, that enables high school students to graduate with a two-year college degree and get jobs with partner corporations is showing encouraging results.
The proposed policy mainly targets students from the Middle East and African nations.
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An effort by the Trump administration to put stricter limits on students and scholars from certain countries may cost a lot and accomplish little, an international education expert argues.
An incoming student and family members tour the campus at California State University, Fullerton, in August.
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Researchers tracked over 1,600 community college students over five years to learn what helped them get into a four-year college once they completed their two-year degrees.
Colgate University is a small liberal arts college in upstate New York.
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To secure a better future, small liberal arts colleges must focus on providing more opportunities for upward mobility, authors of a new book about the pandemic's effect on the colleges say.
More college students are uncertain about whether they will have enough to eat.
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Concerns about having enough to eat are worsening among college students during the pandemic. This could ultimately affect how many finish school, two scholars argue.
A stable residence on campus can help college students who are parents complete their degrees.
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More than 1 in 5 college students are parents, and many struggle to find on-campus housing. Colleges offering a stable place to live on campus can help them succeed.
Researchers examined the quality of students’ internship experience.
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Findings add to growing concerns about the wage gap between men and women – as well as a gap between Asians and whites.
Games are set to resume this October.
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A sports management scholar weighs in on the potential consequences of holding Big Ten football games in the fall instead of waiting for a vaccine or better safety procedures.
Will ‘test-optional’ policies help or hurt college applicants?
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With more colleges and universities than ever making the SAT or ACT optional for admission, two scholars weigh in on what that means for students and their families.
Problem-solving is key to math and science instruction.
Teachers in training can be taught to teach their students to tackle problems like mathematicians and scientists. But will they stick with that approach once they get their own class?
Remote learning poses challenges for some students.
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An admissions dean seeks to take the worry out of applying for college when traditional things like grades, standardized tests and extracurricular activities have been disrupted by COVID-19.
Colleges with “green spaces” can contribute to improved mental health for students.
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The design of a campus and its buildings and dorms can be crucial to a student's overall well-being.
Students’ positive attitudes toward conservative ideas are the same before and after four years of college.
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A survey examines how the college experience changes – or doesn't change – students' political views.