Mar 27, 2012 PM EDT As college completion rates continue to climb in other parts of the world, a new report released today by Lumina Foundation shows that we must do significantly more to build on the modest gains in
Mar 27, 2012 PM EDT There are some high-profile cases of dropouts-made-good like Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, but the majority are not so fortunate. The United States has the highest dropout rate in the
Mar 23, 2012 PM EDT Distinguished higher education, business and government leader speaks to doctoral students March 24 in Arlington, Va.
Mar 22, 2012 PM EDT Stanford psychologist Hazel Rose Markus, one of the authors of the study examining the cultural mismatch that may undermine academic achievement, discusses the findings with the Stanford News Service.
Mar 20, 2012 PM EDT It's too bad colleges don't offer a class in "advanced tax strategies" to all freshmen, along with those study skills, health and diversity sessions. That extra expertise would come in handy for
Mar 20, 2012 PM EDT A new SRI International report prepared for the U.S. Department of Education provides guidance to educational leaders as they work to implement successful, cost-effective online learning programs for
Mar 14, 2012 PM EDT According to one University of Alberta researcher, people looking to further their education through e-learning may want to look carefully at the conditions under which online coursework will give
Mar 14, 2012 PM EDT Everyone knows a high-school high achiever who has floundered in university. Now U of A researcher and Reading Research Lab director George Georgiou may have an explanation for the problem.
Mar 13, 2012 PM EDT It shows that between 1993 and 2006, there was a decline in the workforce of 0.1 percent a year on average in the number of college-educated women, with similarly educated spouses.
Mar 13, 2012 PM EDT More students these days are thinking like Ross. Almost 10,000 American students are heading to Canada for higher education every year for the past five years, according to the Canadian Embassy in
Mar 13, 2012 PM EDT New study from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute shows men and women faculty retained at same rate; But median retention rate for all university professors is only 11 years
Mar 13, 2012 PM EDT Peter Thiel, the superstar Silicon Valley investor, has famously dismissed university as a waste of time and money, and even offered students cash to drop out.
Dec 07, 2013 AM ESTBrian McCloskey, women's ice hockey coach at the University of New Hampshire (UNH), has been fired after officials learnt of his inappropriate
Dec 07, 2013 AM ESTRobert Cameron Redus, a 23-year-old University of the Incarnate Word (UIW), was shot to death by campus police officer, Friday, following a traffic
Dec 06, 2013 PM ESTE Gordon Gee, former president of Ohio State University (OSU) has found a new job; the Associated Press reported he has been hired as the interim head