Chronicle of Higher Education
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By using their imaginations, says the University of Rochester historian, students absorb history far better than from a textbook.
Copies of the full report on our teaching innovators are available here.
As Richard Spencerâs white supremacist event loomed, Kent Fuchs employed emotionally laden language seldom heard from a public-college president.
A viral exchange about a failing grade, though fake, made us curious about faculty membersâ oddest or most exceptional stories about grading assignments.
Ruth J. Simmons, a former president of Brown University and Smith College, will become the president of Prairie View A&M University.
Some institutions have changed their policies to mandate punishment for hecklers. In other cases, state legislatures have gotten involved.
The Kent State University chapter of Turning Point USA mocked the concept of campus sanctuaries in a protest on Wednesday.
You should know the details, captured on video, of how Timothy Piazza died at Penn State, says Caitlin Flanagan. Then maybe colleges would reconsider their relationship with fraternities.
The student was using a teaching method that aims to give a greater voice to marginalized students by calling on them more frequently than others.
High-achieving students, especially, may believe they're supposed to go it alone.
Ten years after the mass shooting at Virginia Tech, an association that works to identify potential crises to prevent similar tragedies has more than 900 college members.
With the prominent white supremacist arriving on the campus on Thursday, people there are feeling particularly nervous.
The I-Corps model is winning admirers in a variety of scientific enterprises. The question is whether it can solve social problems too.
A study of computer-science professors found that, in 80 percent of cases, their research-output patterns resisted the traditional perception of an early burst of publication followed by a gradual decline.
Colleges are spending millions on the ads. Data from admissions applications are one of their secret weapons. Privacy experts are crying foul.
The police say that Sean Urbanski, who was a member of a far-right Facebook group, stabbed Richard Collins III, a newly commissioned U.S. Army lieutenant, in May after he refused to move from the sidewalk.
The measure aims to prevent university employees from performing abortions and training students at clinics where abortions are performed.
Campus police departmentsâ use of confidential informants is shrouded in secrecy. The Chronicle obtained records detailing the practice at 100 campuses. Hereâs what we found.
A national program seeks to prepare the faculty members of tomorrow. About half of the recent participants at Duke University have become professors, for reasons that reflect personal choice, social forces, and quirks of fate.
Hecklers disrupted an event featuring Californiaâs attorney general because of the stateâs lawsuit against the Trump administration for rescinding the DACA program.