House committee to investigate Harvard, MIT and Penn after antisemitism hearing

Listen to the article 3 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. Dive Brief: The House Committee on Education and the Workforce will investigate disciplinary procedures at Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology after their presidents drew lawmaker ire at a recent congressional […]

UNC-Chapel Hill chancellor tapped as next Michigan State president

Listen to the article 5 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. Dive Brief: Kevin Guskiewicz, chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, said Friday he will take over the Michigan State University presidency in March. Guskiewicz, a career academic, has been at UNC-Chapel Hill since […]

Colleges that can’t survive owe their employees dignified closures

Listen to the article 6 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. Mari Flynn is the library director and an adjunct humanities instructor at Keystone College, a private nonprofit institution in northeastern Pennsylvania. I am one of the thousands of people working at a small private college, an endangered […]

Why more colleges are adopting direct admissions

Listen to the article 8 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. Scrutiny over selective college enrollment has increased in recent years in the wake of high profile university scandals and the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent ruling against race-conscious admissions. But the majority of students in the U.S. don’t […]