David Eggert and Corey Williams | Associated PressJanuary 17, 2019 09:24 AM
Michigan State Says Engler Resignation Effective ImmediatelyThe board acted a day after Engler said he'd step down next week amid fallout from remarks he made about some victims of former sports doctor and convicted sexual abuser Larry Nassar.
Barbara HowardJanuary 15, 2019 07:16 PM
Amherst Town Manager Discusses Possible Hampshire College Merger"We want [the college] to thrive, not just survive," Amherst's town manager, who is a Hampshire alum, said.
Kirk CarapezzaJanuary 15, 2019 11:55 AM
Facing Financial Hardship, Hampshire College Looks To MergeNo potential partner has been identified.
Kirk CarapezzaJanuary 10, 2019 05:39 PM
Massachusetts Considers A Stress Test For Private CollegesThe proposal comes after the sudden closure of Mount Ida College in Newton last year.
Elissa Nadworny , Clare LombardoJanuary 10, 2019 11:45 AM
Report: College Students Are Hungry And Government Programs Could Do More To HelpA federal report finds many undergraduates are too hungry to learn, and don't have enough information to access the federal resources available to help.
Kirk CarapezzaJanuary 9, 2019 04:49 PM
Asian-American Group Expands Support For Lawsuit Against HarvardKorean and Indian groups lined up behind the discrimination case pending against Harvard University.
Elissa NadwornyDecember 23, 2018 06:00 AM
In 'Never Too Late,' Finally, A Guide For Adults Going To CollegeThere are hundreds of books about picking the best college. But let's face it: Most of them are written for high schoolers. A new book offers a roadmap for older students.
Barbara HowardDecember 20, 2018 07:55 PM
Higher Education Year In ReviewIn 2018, there was a legal challenge to the consideration of race in Harvard's admissions, a decline in international students, and the abrupt shutdown of a small private college in Newton.
Kirk CarapezzaDecember 20, 2018 06:31 PM
At MIT, Advanced Training For Community College StudentsMIT has been providing the training needed for certificates in the emerging industry of photonics.