HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, CIVIL RIGHTS EDITION: Iowa bill aims to protect belief-based student groups.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Gallup: Only 23% Of Law School Grads Say Their Education Was Worth the Cost. But none of the degrees measured, which include PhDs, MDs, MBAs, etc., do very well.
Age of Empires was a fundamental part of my RTS education. Two years before it I was enjoying the futurist spin of Command & Conquer and the fantasy vibes of Warcraft II, but Age of Empires offered up something else entirely -- a middle-ground. It...Show More Summary
Kathryn’s post today is part of the “All the King’s Editors” series, in which WU contributors will edit manuscript pages submitted by members of the larger WU community and discuss the proposed changes. This educational format is intended to generate useful comments on what changes work, which may not work as well, and in either […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, MANDATORY-INFLATING EDITION: New Mexico considers forcing students to apply for college. “Two state legislators in New Mexico are looking to make high school students submit a college application in order to graduate. Students who do not wish to file an application–which costs $25 at the University of New Mexico–would have to […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Paging Professor Kingsfield.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Would A Federal Student Loan Overhaul Bring Down Law School Tuition?
While most consumers welcome the bi-annual release cycle of major Windows 10 updates, many enterprise and education customers of Microsoft are finding it difficult to keep up with the pace at which Microsoft is delivering new Windows 10 releases. Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, DIVERSITY PROBLEM EDITION: Dems took 100% of donations from Williams College in 2017: Not a single employee of Williams College donated to a Republican in 2017, though $25,000 was donated to Democrats...
This week, Reality Check with Jeanne Allen celebrates National School Choice Week with a special expanded edition. Hear exclusive interviews with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, Sen. Ted Cruz, Rep. Luke Messer, Rep. Virginia Foxx, Rep. Show More Summary
One of our ongoing, recurring themes is – College IS for Dummies. Colleges and universities aren’t education facilities. They are continued indoctrination centers – they pick up where government schools K-12 leave off. Government schools indoctrinate the radicals – colleges activate the radicals. Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Law Schools Under A Microscope. After enjoying an enrollment surge in the first decade of the new century, many law schools have more recently struggled mightily amid a dearth of jobs for young lawyers, dwindling student interest, worries schools were encouraging students to take on high debts they […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Faculty Salaries And The Extraordinary Cost Of Research At A Top 25 Law School. “Second, these gaps reveal that tenure-track law faculty are comfortable with high levels of income inequality. We may criticize income inequality in other contexts, but we are comfortable with that inequality in our own […]
The Quotes of The Day Quote I As members of the Higher Education Council of San Antonio (HECSA), we -- the presidents of colleges and universities throughout this community and supporters -- feel that it is important for...
Hottest Grad Baddies On IG It’s that magical time of year (again) when beautifully brainy (and melaniny) college graduates slay the internet with next-level sauce while reminding us that higher education is still valued and essential in today’s “college is
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, WAR ON CHRISTMAS EDITION: ‘Bows’ and ‘wrapped gifts’ now offensive on campus. An academic department at the University of Minnesota declared that “bows/wrapped gifts” are “not appropriate for gatherings and displays at this time of year.” According a copy of the guidelines obtained by Campus Reform, UMN’s College of Food, Agricultural, […]
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LAWS-ARE-FOR-THE-LITTLE-PEOPLE EDITION: College ignores judge’s rejection of its Title IX procedures, re-tries student with same approach. California’s Pomona College got slapped down in court in October for denying a “fair hearing” to a student accused of sexual misconduct. Show More Summary
I have slightly tidied and edited this exchange with Michael Wood in the ‘Comments; section of my Sunday posting, because I think it deals with some rather important arguments about education in modern Britain. It opens with Mr Wood’s second...
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: George Washington Shrinks Incoming Class Size To Stop Rankings Slide.
The Learning Counsel is organizing this event for area school leaders. They are offering the 6 th edition of their Digital Education - Special Report online - Systems Leadership versus the Classroom. The conversation is definitely worth having and Leilani does an awesome job of facilitating the dialogue. Show More Summary