The Chronicle of Higher Education

  • News

    September 30, 2009

    Stimulus Wreckage

    Despite having been accused of deceptive business practices by the attorney general, former students, and ex-employees, Corinthian Colleges are getting millions in federal stimulus dollars.

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2009

    Michael Pollan's Book to be Required Reading at Washington State University After All

    Looks like freshman at Washington State University will have to crack Michael Pollan's The Omnivore's Dilemma after all. Last week we reported on the controversy that had the local food politics community ready to storm the barricades: Citing cost of both the 4,000 books and an unspecified speaker's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2009

    Tonight's JROTC Vote Pits Education Against the Politics of Educators

    Tonight the San Francisco school board prepares to make a momentous decision on the final fate of JROTC in city schools -- in effect deciding whether the political agenda of the district will opt students out. So, it's worth noting that no less a bastion of liberal educational policy than The Chroni ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 20, 2005

    Film, Theory

    The ivory tower of power

  • News

    June 2, 2004

    Bioscience Warfare

    UC professor Tyrone Hayes found that a highly profitable weed killer causes sexual abnormalities in frogs. Then he found out how nasty a biotech multinational can be.

  • News

    January 22, 2003

    All the News That Fits

    Our favorite hometown daily paper writes up a Berkeley controversy over an anarchist's quotes but drops the quotes

  • News

    November 22, 2000

    The PeopleSoftTouch

    PeopleSoft software has forced a Delaware manufacturer to cut paychecks to Mickey Mouse and let failing Wisconsin college students evade expulsion. Guess what software the San Francisco school district owns?

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