Faculty members at Pasadena City College held a protest Thursday against returning to class in person on Monday, The Pasadena Star-News reported. Professors noted that many colleges in Southern California are returning at later dates,…

Blog: Higher Ed GammaSome revolutions take place with all the stealth and subtlety of 4th of July fireworks. But others take place silently, and when they’re over, their triumph is so invisible and so complete it’s as if…

New York University is going with mostly virtual final exams because of a COVID-19 outbreak. "The continuous review of the data from our COVID-19 testing program has indicated a considerable acceleration in the rate of…

Blog: Confessions of a Community College Dean  I don’t know yet how serious the Omicron variant will be -- to my ears, it sounds like a Transformer cartoon from the 80’s -- but the simple existence…

The faculty at Cornerstone University, a Christian university in Michigan, voted no confidence in President Gerson Moreno-Riaño on Thursday, the day before he was inaugurated, The Religion News Service reported. Faculty members say Moreno-Riaño opposed…

Blog: Higher Ed GammaJaw-dropping. Eye-popping. Mind-blowing. I can’t think of any better words to describe my reaction to the soaring value of the endowments of the nation’s wealthiest colleges and universities. Washington University in St. Louis…