Chronicle of Higher Education
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The new coaches need to be sensitive to studentsâ academic progress, and know how to foster teamwork and draw in fans and donors.
The former New York City mayor and rumored presidential hopeful says his record-setting donation will be used to provide financial aid for low- and middle-income students.
Tracy Mitrano, a cybersecurity scholar, lost her bid to become a U.S. representative. But she gained a new awareness of the challenges facing academics who enter the fray.
Professorsâ guidance can be life-changing for students, but the relationships require sustained resources, rewards, and support for the faculty members participating.
Five students describe theirÂ struggles with food andÂ housing insecurity andÂ what colleges can do to help.Â
Remedial classes, repeated courses, and course withdrawals signal trouble for many students. Yet for some, that pattern actually predicts greater success. The key is looking at the student profile as a whole, a new study suggests.
A famous scientist is determined to protect his reputation. What happens when an old friend gets in the way?
Seamus Hughes was reading Dragons Love Tacos when he realized he could prove the Justice Department had secretly charged the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
The long-awaited draft rules would replace the Obama administrationâs guidance, which had called for more aggressive enforcement of the 1972 law mandating gender equity among colleges that accept federal money.
A lawsuit filed in California on Thursday seeks admissions and enrollment data from the University of California system.
For most faculty members, moderating heated discussions and hearing studentsâ personal tribulations are part of the job. That could be OK, a new paper says, if it were recognized and rewarded.
Escalating rhetoric has forced colleges to walk a fine line between protecting national security and promoting ideals of openness.
An investigation at the University of Texas at San Antonio cites escalating classroom tensions, poor judgment, and a missent email as factors in an incident seen in a viral video.
Transitions: Alderson Broaddus U. Names President, U. of Texas Campus Appoints Inclusive-Excellence Chief
AldersonÂ Broaddus's new president has been interim chief for three years. Myron Anderson will be UT-San Antonio's first vice president for inclusive excellence.
Current and former students say that the faculty members groped them, plied them with alcohol, and, in some cases, raped them, and that the college was slow to respond to their complaints.
Everyone tends to seek information that reinforces what they already think, says a political-science professor. Hereâs how she demonstrates that in her course.
The International Studies Association said a joke about stopping an elevator at the lingerie department had violated its code of conduct. The scholar said he planned a defamation lawsuit.
Attacks on African-Americans and Jews surged at some colleges in 2017.
Attacks on African-Americans and Jews surged on some college campuses in 2017.
The colleges are competing for a stagnant number of increasingly price-conscious high-school graduates, a survey finds.