Instead of reducing the high cost of college attendance, the state of California decided to pass a bill into law that would give community colleges an emergency assistance fund for struggling students.
Topic: higher education
Our intern Steven Koskulitz writes about the debate between academics on whether there should be more or less government intervention in higher education.
A surprising number of views held by political conservatives about higher education are shared by people who don’t share their philosophy, or at least their party label.
Academics may be pushing to remove English as the lingua franca of academia due to allegedly rising xenophobia.
A college professor alleged that President Trump is waiting for a terrorist attack to happen.
“Evolutionary consequences” are in store for humankind, thanks to Trump, claimed a college professor.
There is a “rainbow fort” at Evergreen State, where students are being disruptive and it led to classes being canceled for several days, to comfort students who are scared.
Academic jargon is hard to understand, but one academic noted that the insider terminology does not help students progress in their fields of study.
Academics are in a panic in New Mexico as the governor vetoed funding higher education institutions to stop the legislature from raising taxes.
Common Core State Standards, a top-to-bottom federal government education curriculum, is a relative unknown among academics, college faculty and professors in higher education. A joint survey, headed by the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), discovered that…