Small reductions in the cost of applying to college results in low-income students applying to, and sometimes attending, more selective schools.
While everyone sat around decrying the state of modern education, the Associated Press came out with a study that shows it's not just the youngsters lagging behind other countries in academic achievement. Adults in the U.S. are falling behind, too.
The College Board, the group that administers the SATs, is reaching out to high-scoring, low-income students, to convince them to aim higher and apply to elite colleges and universities.
Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are becoming more mainstream. Some of the top-ranked institutions in the nation are offering them for free. But with so many now on the market, it's easy to get lost in a sea of options. Here's a list of some of the best MOOCs, according to Business Insider.
Never feel intimidated by the Superman/woman in the office. A variety of skills and talents leads to the success of the team.
What really goes through the minds of college admissions officers, and what it means for students applying to college.
According to a recent Harvard Business Review study, if you’re male, have a full head of hair, are married with 3.1 children, and don’t wear glasses, then you look like a vast majority of the top-performing CEOs in the world. Take a look at the infographic below the cut to see what other characteristics you may have in common with the greatest CEOs of our age.
Waste of time, overly expensive and sexist -- that's how the Harvard Business School is being portrayed in the media recently. Is it really that awful?
After a quarter-century teaching at the university level, 83-year-old Margaret Mary Vojtko died impoverished. A friend says her death highlights the plight of adjunct professors, who endure abject penury despite teaching at some of the top universities in the nation.
How many times have you come across grammatical mishaps during your leisurely scroll through your social media news feeds? It’s probably more common than you’d like to believe or see. Here’s a quick lesson in the five habitual grammatical errors found online to help you thwart off the grammar police and save yourself from, inadvertently, looking like an idiot online.
The best way to help the working class and create jobs is not to raise the minimum wage, but to invest government dollars in education.
A recent survey produced results that fly in the face of Harvard's emphasis on honesty and academic integrity.