Scott Jaschik
Scott Jaschik

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Sept. 27 2016 5:00 PMWhat’s Trump’s Plan on College Affordability?He wants to put pressure on high endowment institutions—which are having a bad year.
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May 19 2016 5:44 AMDonald Trump’s Emerging Higher-Ed PlatformHe thinks colleges should share risk in student loans and be able to enroll students based on their job prospects.
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March 30 2016 2:18 PMGrade Inflation NationGetting an A really is easier than ever.
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Jan. 22 2016 11:08 AMDrown the BunniesA university president suggests putting struggling students out of their misery.
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Jan. 5 2016 2:53 PMBetter-Looking Female Students Get Better GradesBut for male students, looks don’t matter.
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Nov. 5 2015 4:07 PM“I’m Doing This for Purely Idealistic Reasons”Why the editors of a top linguistic journal resigned en masse.
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Sept. 22 2015 12:44 PMThe Home Team AdvantageWhy students who are the same race as their TAs get better grades.
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July 30 2015 4:14 PMHow Unemployment Rates Shift Choices of MajorsWhen the economy is weak, college students flee liberal arts.
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June 24 2015 3:10 PMNo Tolerance for IntoleranceSouthern universities are calling for the removal of Confederate flags and other racist symbols.
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May 29 2015 11:46 AMHaunted by High SchoolColleges often make admissions decisions based on students’ misbehavior in high school. Is that fair?
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May 1 2015 10:15 AMSlam FlunkCan a professor fail his entire class? Texas A&M says no way.
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Feb. 10 2015 2:32 PMFiring a Professor Over a Blog PostControversy over online comments about a classroom discussion of gay marriage threatens to end a career, and raises questions about what tenure really protects.
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Sept. 13 2014 8:38 AM“You’re More Than Just a Number”Goucher College goes transcript-free in admissions.
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May 15 2014 4:15 PMThe Last Acceptable Prejudice?Academics reveal that they look down on white, rural students.
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Jan. 29 2014 8:47 AMThis Chancellor Was Attacked With Racist Tweets Just Because She Didn’t Cancel Classes
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Aug. 17 2016 10:00 AMShould Minority Students Choose to Live With Other Minorities?Students at one college were criticized for asking for nonwhite roommates. But white students get white roommates all the time.
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April 27 2016 12:39 PM“Denny Hastert Is a Good Man” University of Chicago coach praises former House speaker—who tried to use hush money to cover up molestation of children—for fighting Title IX.
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Jan. 28 2016 3:08 PMIt’s Time for Colleges to Reconsider the SATAt least when it comes to predicting high school students’ college grades.
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Jan. 8 2016 8:14 AMThe Secret Lives of Ph.D. Committees A new book shows the stark realities of how graduate admissions get made.
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Nov. 25 2015 2:00 PMWhy Honor Thomas Jefferson?Students are now criticizing their campuses for elevating a man they call a rapist and a racist. 
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Oct. 28 2015 2:53 PMA Math Textbook Should Not Cost $180But when a professor went a cheaper way, his university reprimanded him.
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Aug. 11 2015 11:16 AMHow to Lose Your University JobPrivate emails released by the University of Illinois show a professor was unhired due to offensive Twitter comments.
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July 23 2015 12:23 PMA Breakthrough for Gay Christian ProfessorsTwo Christian colleges adopt a new policy on LGBTQ professors.
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June 12 2015 3:28 PMStay at Home, LadiesOne university considers banning women from frats to protect them from sexual assault. Seriously?
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May 15 2015 5:21 PMDoes This Thing Have an Undo Button?After a prof’s explosive comments, some critics think tweeting about race should be a fireable offense.
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March 5 2015 9:30 AMTeaching While AsianStudy finds students give lower ratings to Asian professors.
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Oct. 30 2014 2:35 PMLet the Right Ones InAn engineering college has a new metric for admitting students: “locus of control”
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Aug. 7 2014 11:03 AMOle Miss Struggles to Be a New MissThe University of Mississippi wants to stop going by its nickname and improve campus race relations. Students are not happy.
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April 9 2014 4:21 PMHow to Be a LiteralistSouth Carolina college calls off humorous How to Be a Lesbian show after lawmakers interpret it as a gay recruitment event.
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Nov. 29 2013 11:15 AMHow Academia Sometimes Behaves Like a Drug Cartel

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