Reece Huston

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Wanna Do What I Want and I Wanna Get Paid – How Millennials are Changing the Workplace

As they come into their own professionally, millennials are shifting corporate culture and the way companies are organized. In this video, Jamie …

Grim news for the class of 2015: Female college grads still earn far less than their male co-eds

New data from the Economic Policy Institute reveals that the gender wage gap isn’t going anywhere<p>For many of the students who donned a mortarboard this graduation season, finding a full-time job straight out of school can feel like hitting the lottery. But with stalling wages and the average …

President Obama's New 'College Scorecard' Is A Torrent Of Data

President Obama has been talking about creating a <i>Consumer Reports</i>-style college ratings system for more than a year. But the effort seemed to get bogged down in politics and a debate over what metrics to include.<p>Well, in a Saturday surprise, Obama unveiled his new College Scorecard this …

The Student Debt Crisis Solution

The answer isn’t slashing federal aid. That will only make it worse.<p>Imagine if you had to pay 18 percent interest today on a mortgage or auto loan. Absurd, you’d say, when the prime rate has hovered at 3.25 percent for years. But some students who seek loans in the private market have to pay such …

College & University

Northwestern professor resigns after sexual harassment investigation

A Northwestern University professor has resigned after investigations found that he had sexually harassed two students, the school announced on Tuesday.<p>Peter Ludlow, a philosophy professor, resigned in the midst of termination proceedings, a university spokesman said in a statement. Ludlow was at …

Title IX

Therapist Quits University Of Oregon, Claims School Punished Her For Whistleblowing

She says she was "sidelined" after protesting university lawyers accessing a rape victim's records.<p>A University of Oregon staff member resigned on Sunday, claiming the school retaliated against her for complaining that university lawyers inappropriately accessed a rape victim's medical …

Tipping Culture Has a Dark Secret and a Bold Restaurateur Wants to Bring it to Light

One restaurant influencer may have the power to wipe out tipping in America.<br>Read More

Application Fees Waived During NC College Application Week | UNC System Office

For parents like Jarret McClendon whose children are applying to colleges, having application fees waived for a week can mean the lifting of a major …

College & University

Why students should have a place on university boards

Most students develop a handy range of skills at university - research, cooking in a microwave, being able to drink their own body weight in snakebite and black - but being able to hold their own in a meeting of high-powered figures is not usually one of them.<p>That’s what Ben Smith had to do when he …

Higher Education

PROFESSOR'S 'LEAVE AMERICA' RANT: Will Make You Scream Like An Eagle

Mike Adams, a professor at UNC-Wilmington, likes to start for his students to know exactly how he feels about any anti-American sentiments that they …

The 20 colleges with the best dining halls

But at some schools, it has become a gourmet experience.<p>To determine which schools are stepping up their food game, we looked at noteworthy rankings from outlets with expertise in colleges and food: The Daily Meal, The Princeton Review, and Niche.<p>Each school earned a numerical rating based on how …

A new report suggests that universities are spending tuition fees on research that was meant for teaching

It finds that, in 2012, universities spent at least $2 billion on research that was meant for teaching. This means that around one dollar in every five was spent on research rather than tuition.<p>Universities are not doing anything improper in spending money this way.<p>The current legislation pays …