As the White House signals that it may clamp down on communications between federal agencies and the public, some scientists feel pressure to become more politically engaged and even run for office themselves.
"I felt like, that could not happen in a country like America," an undergraduate told us. Another said, "It’s kind of humiliating."
As the Middle East Studies Association takes a stand against the new immigration restrictions, its president discusses how academic experts on that region are being affected.
Colleges are making curricular changes to get doctoral students in the humanities better prepared for careers outside academe.