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People march against student debt around the U.S. Department of Education in Washington, D.C. on April 4, 2022. Members of the Debt Collective, which describes itself as a borrowers' union, called for President Joe Biden to abolish all student loan debt by executive order.

FAQ: Student Loan Cancellation Edition

Student debt isn’t a “poor people” issue.
Book covers of Red-Handed: How American Elites Get Rich Helping China Win, by Peter Schweizer and America 2nd: How America’s Elites Are Making China Stronger, by Isaac Stone Fish

New Books Allege Chinese Communist Influence Taints American Universities

Are the 300,000 Chinese studying on U.S. campuses a financial lever?
Student copies off classmate's work at school

The College Gender Gap Begins in Kindergarten

More male early-elementary teachers, more challenging books could help.
Photo of Dr. Julianne Malveaux

New Cal State LA Ethnic Studies Dean Backed Farrakhan, Wished Clarence Thomas Dead

“Her history of advocacy will serve her well,” college president says in press release praising newly elevated economist
EPA Fuel Economy sticker

Lambda School Controversy Calls for Robust Quality Assurance in Higher Ed

Better information about outcomes would make regulating higher education less capricious.
Students work together outside Warren Hall at Cornell University.

Lessons Learned from Teaching during the Pandemic

When it comes to remote learning, teacher experience, active learning, and peer interaction can help
Wade Eyerly

There’s Insurance for Homes or Cars—Why Not College Degrees?

Entrepeneur offers colleges a way to guarantee their graduates' future income

Noah’s Ark College

A $340 million (or even just $40 million) plan for a new “America at its best” liberal arts college.

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