PicoFeed The Chronicle of Higher Education | Data http://www.chronicle.com/section/Data/58/ 2017-12-11T08:42:40-05:00 The Chronicle of Higher Education Recent Private Gifts to Higher Education (December 2017) http://www.chronicle.com/article/Recent-Private-Gifts-to-Higher/242005 2017-12-10T18:00:00-05:00 The Chronicle List Major Private Gifts to Higher Education http://www.chronicle.com/article/Major-Private-Gifts-to-Higher/128264 2017-12-04T00:06:00-05:00 Gifts of $50 million or more, dating to 1967, are compiled in this list. Colleges Whose Top 25 Percent of First-Time Enrollees Had the Highest Entrance-Exam Scores, 2015-16 http://www.chronicle.com/article/Colleges-Whose-Top-25-Percent/241953 2017-12-03T18:00:00-05:00 The competition to get into elite institutions is evident by the number in which the top 25 percent of students had scores of 800 on the SAT critical-reading or math exams. The Chronicle List Tuition and Fees, 1998-99 Through 2017-18 http://www.chronicle.com/interactives/tuition-and-fees 2017-11-28T00:01:00-05:00 This table shows the "sticker prices" — published tuition and required fees — at more than 3,000 colleges and universities for the 2017-18 academic year.  HBCUs With the Largest Percentage Increases in First-Time Applicants, 2014-15 http://www.chronicle.com/article/HBCUs-With-the-Largest/241843 2017-11-26T18:00:00-05:00 About half of historically black colleges and universities reported increases in the number of applicants from 2014 to 2015. The Chronicle List Recent Private Gifts to Higher Education (November 2017) http://www.chronicle.com/article/Recent-Private-Gifts-to-Higher/241818 2017-11-19T18:00:00-05:00 Recent gifts of $25 million or more led to the naming or renaming of a business college, a science hall, an economics department, an engineering department, and an institute. The Chronicle List Flagship Universities With the Lowest Percentage Increases in Tuition and Fees, 2007-17 http://www.chronicle.com/article/Flagship-Universities-With-the/241736 2017-11-12T18:00:00-05:00 Among flagship institutions, Ohio State University was the most successful in limiting increases in tuition and fees for in-state students. The Chronicle List Top-Performing Institutions for Sustainability, 2017 http://www.chronicle.com/article/Top-Performing-Institutions/241660 2017-11-06T11:00:00-05:00 The three baccalaureate colleges that scored highest in the 2017 Sustainable Campus Index were all in Vermont. The Chronicle List Selective Colleges Whose Undergraduate Borrowers Accumulated the Lowest Median Federal-Loan Debt, 2015-16 http://www.chronicle.com/article/Selective-Colleges-Whose/241589 2017-10-29T18:00:00-04:00 Among highly selective private nonprofit colleges, Harvard University was most successful in keeping federal student-loan debt low. The Chronicle List Recent Private Gifts to Higher Education (October 2017) http://www.chronicle.com/article/Recent-Private-Gifts-to-Higher/241492 2017-10-22T18:00:00-04:00 A $200-million gift to the University of California at Irvine will support a stronger focus on interdisciplinary integrative health. The Chronicle List Colleges With the Highest Student-Mobility Rates, 2014 http://www.chronicle.com/article/Colleges-With-the-Highest/241450 2017-10-15T18:00:00-04:00 City University of New York campuses made a strong showing on a measure of how far college students rise above their parents’ economic circumstances. The Chronicle List Doctoral Institutions With the Highest Costs for Students Receiving Aid, 2014-15 http://www.chronicle.com/article/Doctoral-Institutions-With-the/241401 2017-10-08T18:00:00-04:00 Of the 20 private nonprofit doctoral institutions with the highest average net prices, 10 have religious affiliations. The Chronicle List 4-Year Institutions With the Most Interlibrary Loans, 2014-15 http://www.chronicle.com/article/4-Year-Institutions-With-the/241330 2017-10-01T18:00:00-04:00 Libraries that lend many materials  through interlibrary loan also tend to borrow many items for their users that way. The Chronicle List Recent Private Gifts to Higher Education (September 2017) http://www.chronicle.com/article/Recent-Private-Gifts-to-Higher/241138 2017-09-24T18:00:00-04:00 An $8-million gift to a community college to help construct a new building is among the recent gifts. The Chronicle List Top Majors at Public Universities That Conferred the Most Bachelor's Degrees in 2014-15 http://www.chronicle.com/article/Top-Majors-at-Public/241136 2017-09-17T18:00:00-04:00 Only 10 of the 40 public universities that granted the most degrees in 2014-15 did not count business among their top three majors. The Chronicle List Top Chinese-American Donors to American Colleges, 2008-17 http://www.chronicle.com/article/Top-Chinese-American-Donors-to/241133 2017-09-10T18:00:00-04:00 Major gifts from Chinese-Americans and their foundations has soared in recent years, and higher education has benefited. The Chronicle List 4-Year Private Nonprofit Colleges That Pay Associate Professors the Most, 2015-16 http://www.chronicle.com/article/4-Year-Private-Nonprofit/241084 2017-09-03T18:00:00-04:00 The Chronicle List University Research Libraries With the Highest Expenditures, 2015-16 http://www.chronicle.com/article/University-Research-Libraries/241007 2017-08-27T10:17:00-04:00 Four Ivy League institutions were among the top 10 for highest library spending. The Chronicle List For Needy Students, Geography Can Be Destiny http://www.chronicle.com/article/For-Needy-Students-Geography/240862 2017-08-13T18:34:00-04:00 Two Southeastern states have taken different directions on access: One has reined in tuition. The other state let it grow. By Peter Olsen-Phillips Average Salaries of Teaching Staff at HBCUs and Tribal Colleges http://www.chronicle.com/article/Average-Salaries-of-Teaching/240541 2017-08-13T18:00:00-04:00 Just under half of the full-time instructional staff at tribal and historically black colleges were female. Almanac 2017