Ali Boolani, physical therapy
Denise Bruesewitz, environmental studies
Tasha Dunn, geology
Daniel LaFave, economics
Elizabeth McGrath, physics and astronomy
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, A list of private colleges that have closed in recent years, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 4 days, 10 hours ago
The list that follows includes private, nonprofit colleges that have closed from 2016 to the present. The list does not include colleges that have merged with or into other institutions.
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Authors discuss new book on inequities in American higher education, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 5 days, 10 hours ago
Large gaps separate the haves and have-nots in American higher education, whether talking about students, instructors or institutions. A new book, Unequal Higher Education: Wealth, Status and Student Opportunity […]
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, New data show the economic value of earning a bachelor’s degree remains high, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 1 week ago
Amid constant discussion of whether college is “worth it” or whether new models will displace the bachelor's degree, new research shows that there is a clear economic edge for those who earn bachelor's […]
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Why did University of Alabama return millions to donor?, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 1 week ago
It is highly unusual for colleges and universities to return multimillion-dollar gifts. It's also highly unusual for a major donor and alumnus to urge out-of-state students to stay away
But the decision to […]
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Author discusses new book on the ‘educated underclass’, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 1 week, 3 days ago
College leaders talk often about recruiting low-income students and promoting their advancement, educationally and economically. A new book questions whether their actions match their rhetoric.
The Educated […]
Graceland University is starting a bachelor's program in Hispanic studies.
Marquette University is starting an online bachelor of arts in strategic communications. The program is the first fully online […]
To many students, parents, taxpayers and politicians, a key way to measure colleges' success is their graduation rates. A new book, The College Completion Glass — Half-Full or Half-Empty? (Rowman and […]
A professor of Hebrew and the Old Testament at Louisiana College has resigned to protest a sermon given in February by a dean at a required chapel service for students. The professor says the dean, Joshua Dara, […]
Emporia State University
Marc Fusaro, business administration
Jennie Long, elementary education, early childhood and special education
Jeffrey Muldoon, business administration
Lei Wen, accounting, […]
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Authors discuss their new book on ‘moral mess of higher education’, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 3 weeks, 3 days ago
A new book about higher education spares no players in academe today. The book criticizes administrators as wasteful, professors as more concerned about their own disciplines than student needs and students for […]
Augustana University, in South Dakota, is starting a bachelor of fine arts program.
Cazenovia College is starting a master's program in clinical mental health counseling.
Columbus State University is […]
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Morehouse commencement speaker promises to repay debt of all graduates, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 4 weeks ago
Robert F. Smith, a billionaire who is the chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, stunned the 396 graduates he addressed at Morehouse College Sunday when he pledged to repay all their student debt.
The vast […]
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Ohio State issues report on abuse of scores of former students by doctor, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 1 month ago
At least 177 former students at Ohio State University were abused by a doctor at the institution, an independent investigation commissioned by the university has concluded. The report was released Friday […]
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Reports notes trends related to race, class and educational attainment, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 1 month ago
Race and class matter when it comes to who gets ahead educationally in American society, according to an analysis released today by the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.
The report, […]
Frostburg State University: Ricky Arnold, the astronaut.
Harper College, in Illinois: Martha Kanter, executive director of the College Promise Campaign.
Merrimack College: Jeff Selingo, the author and […]
Wiljeana Glover, technology, operations and information management
Jonathan Sims, management
Patrick Bottiger, history
Pierre Dairon, French
Andrew Engell, psychology
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Oklahoma president announces he will step down after less than a year in office, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 1 month ago
The president of the University of Oklahoma, James L. Gallogly on Sunday announced that he is stepping down, after less than a year in office.
The news follows a series of controversies over the university's […]
Scott Jaschik wrote a new post, Harvard will end deanship of professor who is defending Harvey Weinstein, on the site SOE Student Leadership Council 1 month ago
Harvard University on Saturday announced that it will not renew the dean position of a law professor, Ronald S. Sullivan Jr., who has (with his wife) been leading one of the university's residential […]
After less than two years in office, and months of criticism of his performance, Portland State University president Rahmat Shoureshi on Friday announced that he would step down Dec. 14. He will be on paid […]
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