Colorado is one of the most educated states in the nation, ranking high in the percentage of adults who attended college and hold bachelor's degrees. But state funding for higher education isn't what it used to be -- according to the American Council on Education, state support shrank nearly 70 percent between 1980 and 2011. The same study says funding could dry up completely by 2019; so perhaps it's no coincidence that the revenue public colleges and universities here get from tuition has increased every year since 2007.
Rachel Williams, of the University of Iowa, says itâs important for students to recognize social and economic disparities, and to recognize women who couldnât participate in the dayâs strike.
The legislation, which is expected to be signed by President Trump, is in line with Republicans' promises to pull back on federal involvement in higher education.
The number â for the 2014-15 academic year, the latest available â reflects a rise of 18 since the previous year.
Carlo Croce, who has received more than $80 million in grants as a principal investigator, has been accused of falsified data and plagiarism.
Kwabena Boahenâs work is playing a huge role in bringing neuromorphic computing toward reality. In doing so, colleagues say, heâs demonstrated the importance of welcoming researchers from abroad.
At least seven statesâ legislatures have taken up measures intended to force colleges to cooperate with immigration authorities. Critics say the bills tackle a nonexistent problem.
Anti-Semitic vandalism and white-nationalist propaganda are on the rise at colleges nationally, according to the Anti-Defamation League.
A spokeswoman refuted reports that John Silvanus Wilson Jr. had been removed from his position early, possibly because of his criticism of President Trump's order on HBCUs.
The university has yet to identify a suspect behind several rounds of racist propaganda.
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Middlebury College was careful to listen to students before hosting a controversial speaker, having meetings and soliciting input. But the event with Charles A. Murray still ended in an ugly fashion.
Students and scholars affected by the presidentâs new executive order say they feel as if they already face heightened screening in order to come to the United States. Hereâs why.
An Education Department official said that the action was being taken to allow the agency to âfurther reviewâ the regulation and how it was being carried out.
Colleges have seen more than 100 incidents of white-supremacist propaganda since September, says a report from the Anti-Defamation League.
An assistant professor of English used Twitter to collect the baldest examples of biz-world lingo in higher education. Here are some of the best.
The process has brought added tensions to the financially troubled, historically black university.
At the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, it involves hard numbers and a human touch.
Their ASAP program is considered one of the nationâs most successful examples of intensive support, much of it nonacademic, for underprepared students.
Itâs the help students get outside the classroom that often gets them through a course.
A former congresswoman from South Dakota will lead Augustana University, and Central Michigan Universityâs athletics director will be vice president for athletics at the University of Arizona. Â