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Just 5 Universities Produce One-Eighth of the Nation’s Tenure-Track Professors

Just five universities have produced one-eighth of the tenure-track professors at American doctoral institutions, and 80 percent of such professors…

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Science’s Weirdest Discoveries Celebrated At Ig Nobel Awards

BOSTON (AP) — The sex lives of constipated scorpions, cute ducklings with an innate sense of physics, and a life-size…

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Education

U.S. Tells Harvard It Could Be Liable for Retaliation by Professors

The U.S. Department of Justice said on Wednesday that Harvard University could be held responsible for retaliation carried out by…

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Education

She Was Denied Tenure at Harvard. But She’s Not Done Fighting for Change in Academe.

Two and a half years ago, many professors wondered just how broken the tenure system must be if Lorgia García…

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Education

Finding Safety: The Path 2 LGBTQ Students Took to College

Tyler Vazquez grew up moving from place to place, learning that each town has a vibe of its own. Birthplace:…

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Education

Why One College Took the Unusual Step of Offering Need-Blind Admission to Foreign Students

Bowdoin College will extend its need-blind admissions policy to international students, joining just a half-dozen other American colleges with comprehensive…

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Education

Some Colleges Pay for Space on a Classic Game. It Ain’t Monopoly Money.

After paying a markup of 70 times the list price for a small square of property, it’s safe to say…

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Education

Harvard’s President Will Step Down After a Tumultuous 5 Years

Harvard University’s president, Lawrence S. Bacow, told the campus community on Wednesday that he would step down from his position…

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Business

Director Steven Spielberg’s 2016 Harvard Commencement Speech

Director Steven Spielberg has had an immensely successful career behind the camera. Known for his adventure films like Indiana Jones…

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Education

What’s Behind the Surge in No-Confidence Votes?

Anyone following higher-education news in recent weeks has probably noticed a lot of votes of no confidence. Faculty Senate bodies…

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