Significant doubts about the work readiness of college graduates plagued higher education long before the pandemic. Fresh data from Inside Higher Ed’s Student Voice survey have put a fine point on how much the pandemic…

Blog: Just VisitingEvery so often, maybe six or so times a year, I get an email from someone asking if I’d be willing to talk to them about how to successfully leave academia. While it is…

Image: Freeman Hrabowski made headlines last month when he announced his plan to retire. After three decades as president at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Hrabowski will step down at the end of the academic…

While more Black students in California are earning college degrees, concerning equity gaps in graduation rates remain, with differences based on gender, according to a new report by the California-based Campaign for College Opportunity. The…

From classroom debates and lectures to student clubs and organizations to sports and other social gatherings, shared on-campus experiences form lasting memories, enrich lives and establish bonds between students and university staff that can last…

Blog: Just VisitingMy greatest asset in writing about higher education is my failure to secure a sustainable career in higher education. While I have great reverence for the purported mission of higher education institutions, the totality…