Peter Roby, athletics director at Northeastern University, said even if the five conferences are able to pass reforms like providing full-cost-of-attendance stipends to football and basketball players, the move is […]
The Obama administration announcedTuesday that it will award a total of $75 million to 24 colleges to support innovations in higher education. The Education Department chose the winners of the […]
The National Endowment for the Humanities has a new home and a new chairman, but the agency’s work to fund digital humanities projects continues unabated. The NEH Digital Humanities Project […]
Northeastern University is starting a master of science in security and resilience studies.
The term “adaptive learning” can mean many things, even to colleges that have begun experimenting with it. A broad definition is the use of software — often driven by data collection […]
Northeastern University is starting a master of science in innovation.
Most business leaders (54 percent) believe the U.S. higher education system lags behind those of both developed and emerging countries, according to a new poll by Northeastern University. An overwhelming […]
Recently, the McKinsey Center for Government released the second in its “Education to Employment” series of the reports. The first, “Education to Employment: Designing a System that Works,” released in […]
Carole Oglesby remembers emotional abuse from her college softball years. In one case, the WomenSport International vice president recalled, the female coach benched Oglesby, a top athlete and team starter, […]
One college leader who urged a focus on post-graduation success was Joseph E. Aoun, president of Northeastern University, an institution known for its co-op program, which many graduates credit with […]
Additionally, if you’re in need of some positive tweets from students, look no further than the ones that are tagged with #iheartcoop from students at Northeastern University.
Yale University, for instance, committed to increasing by 50 percent the number of students it enrolls through QuestBridge, a nonprofit organization that that connects high-achieving low-income students to elite universities. Northeastern […]