And even at public institutions, officials worry about whether there will be enough space, not to mention money.
To improve retention and help diversify the future professoriate, some colleges embrace formal mentoring programs.
As more students with young children enroll, colleges find ways to help them succeed.
Faculty members may plan to get a lot of work done over the break but often fall short of their expectations.
Dual-enrollment courses are growing in popularity as a way to encourage students to take the leap earlier.
Signs and crowds for the March for Science show concern for respecting facts and research.
Thousands of scientists and their supporters from across the country will take part this weekend in the March for Science. Here are the stories of six of them.
What’s the difference between an adviser and a mentor? Iowa State University has stepped up its training for professors who give students more than just advice.
A regional officer of the National Labor Relations Board ruled in a George Washington University case that the undergraduate advisers are employees with collective-bargaining rights.
Tim Ferriss, author of The 4-Hour Work Week, describes the experiential approaches he uses to help people teach themselves.
Sarah E. Lewis, an assistant professor of art history and African-American studies at Harvard University, discusses the relationship between creativity and social justice. This is part of a special series of video highlights from SXSWedu, produced by The Chronicle.