Study finds instructors are much more likely to respond to comments from white male students than from others.
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Your future Instagram pictures could be taken by a Facebook-branded robot that follows you around the house.
Are you running late for work and blaming your electric alarm clock?
In an ever more polarized and divided world, a rare consensus is forming among business leaders.
Accreditor's backing of the Purdue-Kaplan deal paves the way for a new, unusual public university, while giving a boost to other for-profit conversions, partnerships and acquisitions.
The European Union is set to miss its target of having all scientific research freely available by 2020, as progress towards open access hits a “plateau” because of deeper problems in how research is assessed.
When thinking about how to revive economically lagging regions, especially in the Rust Belt, I often talk about the importance of universities.
Washington State has signed a law that bars service providers from blocking websites or offering fast lane net access to companies willing to pay.
North Korea is willing to talk to the United States about giving up its nuclear weapons, South Korea said Tuesday, in a remarkable development that followed unprecedented meetings in Pyongyang.
In a lesson on how to be teachers, Sean Connors told his students not to teach.