Faculty July 20, 2017
The website Campus Reform corrected an article that initially purported to show the professor (it was actually his brother) giving two middle fingers to Trump Tower. But not before the hate started pouring in.
Students July 16, 2017
After befriending a janitor at Georgetown University, Febin Bellamy engaged the help of his classmates to recognize and humanize the “Unsung Heroes” who keep colleges running.
Administration July 12, 2017
A high-profile study this week showed a decline in trust of higher education and the news media. But colleges may have some built-in advantages in avoiding the erosion of confidence that has rocked journalism.
Commentary July 12, 2017
This week’s Pew survey suggests that Republicans, at least, have begun to give up hope that higher education is still a net good for the United States.
Government June 15, 2017
Policy groups and politicians expressed dismay over announcements from the Education Department and news reports about its plans.
Administration June 06, 2017
The congressman-elect, who has supported creationism and opposed LGBT rights, gave $20 million to his alma mater for a new facility that will bear his name. Some alumni, students, and faculty are upset.
Leadership & Governance April 02, 2017
The first woman to lead one of the nation’s elite military institutions says the way to improve campus climate is to "be open to being uncomfortable."
ProfHacker March 10, 2017
Most weeks ProfHacker kicks off the weekend with five links worth reading, and a video worth watching. This week: Why Google is like Family Feud (but shouldn't be), how to do critical digital pedagogy in turbulent times, and much more!
Students February 03, 2017
Masked protesters, not students, shut down a far-right speaker’s campus appearance and placed the California flagship once again at the center of a debate over free expression.