Coon Rapids Education

Bank Raised alarm about dubious donation to FAMU

Prior to announcing a $237 million donation during a commencement ceremony last month, Florida A&M University officials received notice from the donor’s bank that the gift may not be legitimate, The Myrtle Beach Sun News reported Tuesday. Within days of...

Another AI plagiarism detector comes on the edtech scene

Another AI plagiarism detector comes on the edtech scene

Coursera is the latest to launch a tool for detecting the use of AI in student work. Coursera will offer a slate of generative AI tools in the coming months, including features that bring the online course provider into the contentious world of detecting...

ASU leads the U.S. in THE’s Impact Rankings 2024

ASU leads the U.S. in THE’s Impact Rankings 2024

For the fifth consecutive year, Arizona State University’s main campus in Tempe is the top-ranked U.S. institution in Times Higher Education’s (THE’s) Impact Rankings 2024. The institution appears in the 9th position in the overall table of the rankings, which...

AI, online courses divide students, faculty, administrators

Students continue to prefer in-person and hybrid learning over fully remote instruction, but professors prefer in-person instruction by a significantly greater margin. Photo illustration by Justin Morrison/Inside Higher Ed | Getty Images More than four years...

What drove Pittsburgh Technical College to close?

When Pittsburgh Technical College announced its impending closure on Monday, leaders cited the usual causes: declining enrollment, inflation and changing views of higher education. But administrators also leveled a vaguely sinister accusation. “These external...

Jewish college presidents on navigating protests, criticisms

Jewish college presidents on navigating protests, criticisms

Tense moments abounded at the most recent Congressional hearing focused on antisemitism on American college campuses. As policymakers lambasted the university presidents present about their handling of campus protests over the Israel-Hamas war, the presidents...

Colleges want Congress to delay gainful employment deadline

Colleges want Congress to delay gainful employment deadline

The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) is calling on Congress to take legislative action and require the Education Department to give colleges until July 2025 to comply with the reporting requirements in the new gainful...

Women make global gains as researchers, but gaps persist

Female representation among scholarly researchers has increased in the United States and across the globe over the past two decades. But when the numbers are broken down by field, career stage and research impact, among other factors, gender disparities...

Short-term Pell legislation proposed as NDAA amendment

Bipartisan legislation to expand the Pell Grant to workforce training programs that run between eight and 14 weeks could move forward this week, months after the bill’s sponsors pulled it off the House floor at the last minute before a vote. Now sponsors of the...

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