Somerville College’s Principal, Baroness Janet Royall, has asked catering staff to stop serving octopus at formal dinners in response to a complaint from an undergraduate.
Effective teaching has a lasting impact on students but is rarely recognized in their course evaluations, according to an analysis, released on Tuesday, of nearly 340,000 mathematics students at the University of Phoenix.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and her department faced public criticism following news reports that the department had flat-out rejected dozens of colleges’ Upward Bound grant applications based on minor line-spacing and font-size errors.
The U.S. presidential election last year left its mark on college freshmen, who are more politically polarized than they’ve been in at least half a century ...
St. Olaf College is removing the name of a once-beloved professor from a campus building because of what it calls “credible evidence” of sexual misconduct over several decades
England’s higher education system is “in tatters”, according to a leading think-tank, with some qualifications “on the verge of total collapse”....
It’s one of the great — and unresolved — debates of Antarctic science.
He recommends apprenticeship. So do I. He recommends learning a skill. So do I. He recommends community colleges because the teaching is better. So do I.
Princeton University has received a bequest of some 2,500 rare books and manuscripts from a longtime benefactor who died last fall
Hundreds of U.S. nuclear warheads are kept ready to launch within minutes—making us less safe, not safer.