Ed Sheeran and Dua Lipa among signatories of letter to Rishi Sunak and Keir Starmer calling for funds for music in disadvantaged schools Read more
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American universities hosted more than 1 million international students in the 2022-23 academic year – but that figure includes students who had already graduated and are essentially foreign workers, according to a State Department report. Read more
The uncommonly long walkout by part-time instructors at the arts-focused institution is roiling not just them but students and their full-time peers. Read more
Colleges and universities itching to strengthen their students’ workforce readiness may seek to partner with employers. If Amazon or Google are still out of reach, institutions may already be sitting on a goldmine: community and regional nonprofits. Read more
Sector predicted to grow significantly in next decade, spurring a flurry of research and start-up activities Read more
Global governments should engage with the Taliban because some in the regime support reversing the ban, says Rangina Hamidi Read more
Gone are the days when rigor in medical school weeded out the weakest links. When it comes to med schools today, credentials are the commodity, students are the consumers. Read more
Despite the growing public skepticism of a college degree and its return on investment (ROI), the University of North Carolina system discovered that students with an undergraduate degree make $500,000 or more over their lifetimes than North Carolinians without one, a study found. Read more
Negotiations next spring will address state authorization and the definition of distance education but won’t consider use of third-party servicers. Read more
A founder of “Students for Trump” was arrested last week on charges that he hit his girlfriend in the head with a gun, according to court records and reports. Read more