Nervousness over the economy and questions about the value of a college degree have contributed to growing expectations that colleges must make career services a priority. This special report on innovation examines some of the career-counseling efforts underway — by colleges, start-ups, and collaborations between the two. See the entire issue here.
Examples from innovative colleges suggest that one key step in improving career prospects is for colleges and employers to collaborate in deeper ways.
After a conservative speaker faced off with protesters at DePaul University last year, the campus’s leaders have struggled to find the right response.