A new report from the U.S. Census Bureau uncovered some revealing facts about American older than 100. The data, compiled from 2007 and 2011, shows that centenarians have been on the rise in America, but making it past 100 is still exceedingly rare.
Inside Higher Ed
Criticism Unwelcome The United Arab Emirates blocked an NYU professor who questioned its policies. Is academic freedom at risk?
The XX Factor
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