A new master’s degree offering from MOOC platform EdX and seven partner universities allows online learners to earn a post-baccalaureate diploma at a fraction of the cost of a traditional program. For
Ivy League grads don’t always make the most money when they stay in the workforce. That blows away the conventional wisdom that a top-tier school guarantees you a top-notch lifetime income. It’s often
The world of work is changing faster than most realize. Human-like robots can now deliver the news, service you in retail stores and restaurants, lift a patient from a chair or bed or even be your therapist.
OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 15, 2018--TD Ameritrade 1 is once again expanding its digital reach by teaming up with Oculus Go from Facebook to provide one of the first-of-its-kind immersive learning
Papua New Guinean opposition MPs have called for a nationwide strike this week amid growing anger at the government’s decision to buy 40 Maseratis for its Apec forum next month. The PNG government – which
One day before Harvard goes to court to defend its admissions practices, two warring rallies made clear that the trial is about much more than just the university. CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — On Wednesday, newly
Up here in Canada, north of the 49th parallel, we celebrate Thanksgiving several weeks before our American friends. During the second weekend of October, Canadians enjoy a three-day holiday taking stock
Tonight, about one out of every 10 students in New York City will sleep in a homeless shelter or in the homes of relatives. That’s more children than at any other time since city records have been kept.
(CNN) — I grew up less than 30 minutes away from Harvard, but it might as well have been a world away. My world was small and static. Most of my friends were brown or poor like me, with some version of
Let’s have a debate on paper about a contentious topic: the legitimacy of legacy admissions, showing preference for applicants who have relatives who have attended the college or university in question.
Cambridge, Mass. My university goes on trial in Boston this week. A lawsuit alleging that Harvard discriminates against Asian-Americans may ultimately determine whether race will be considered in future
Tuition inflation is out of control, having risen an average of 5.25% annually from 2000 to 2018 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Compare that to “normal” U.S. inflation of 2.70%, as measured