Critics of two reports by the academies have cited potential disclosure problems among study panelists. Now, an official says, the idea of a policy review "has just gained more and more traction."
Academic advisers see evidence that prescribed course sequences can keep community-college students from making "horrendous mistakes" that stall their academic progress.
Organizers of Saturdayâs global event say they want to capitalize on the enthusiasm of participants, and have no shortage of ideas for the future of science advocacy.
A former under secretary for the U.S. Department of Energy under President Obama will lead the State University of New York system.
The agency has relaxed financial-verification requirements to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid in response to the outage of the IRS's data-retrieval tool.
The U.S. Senate education committee has been able to work together on bipartisan legislation in the past. But will early disputes jeopardize lawmakersâ ability to come to the table?
And even at public institutions, officials worry about whether there will be enough space, not to mention money.
In an open letter, protesters question the process behind the controversial ethnographer's hiring and demand that the hire be rescinded. The college defends its process as rigorous.
A self-described liberal, Zachary Wood wants to ensure that conservative voices are heard along with progressive ones at Williams College. His classmates donât always agree.
A self-described liberal, Zachary Wood wants to ensure that conservative scholars and views are heard at Williams College. His classmates donât always agree.
Academics were among the winners of the PEN America Literary Awards and the Pulitzer Prizes. Fellowships were awarded to academics doing research on education and public engagement.
Women in science and engineering may overcome some of the barriers they find in the United States by being more involved in international collaborations, a new book says.
Formal mentoring programs like those at two universities in Iowa aim to diversify the professoriate, especially in the sciences and mathematics.
In a republished essay from 1939, a president finds persuasive arguments in support of the liberal arts.
Whatâs the difference between an adviser and a mentor? Iowa State University has stepped up its training for professors who give students more than just advice.
New education deans were appointed at Austin Peay State and Quinnipiac Universities.
Among the new books is a collection of autobiographical essays by 13 Native American undergraduates and graduates of Dartmouth College.
Signs and crowds for the March for Science show concern for respecting facts and research.
A regional officer of the National Labor Relations Board ruled in a George Washington University case that the undergraduate advisers are employees with collective-bargaining rights.
In an unprecedented decision, the National Labor Relations Board has held that undergraduate resident advisers are eligible to unionize, in a case involving George Washington University.