Blog Profiles: Higher Education Blogs
Welcome to Blog Profiles! Each week, we select a topic and handful of blogs that do a great job contributing to the conversation. The latest roundup focuses on higher education blogs. Do you have a blog that deserves recognition? Tweet our writers at @BeyondBylines.
My daughter is a senior in high school, so of course she is thinking about which university to go to next year.
I am thinking about that, too. But, as a mom, one of the big topics on my mind is cost.
You may have noticed that tuition price tags are rising faster than inflation.
I found some blogs that can help sort through the process.
The American Council on Education’s (ACE) Higher Education Today blog focuses on what is most relevant in higher education right now.
Follow @ACEducation on Twitter.
What type of student makes up nearly 60% of the U.S. undergraduate population? The post-traditional learner. Learn more in our paper released today: https://t.co/bXhSpQ19oN
— ACE (@ACEducation) December 6, 2017
2. VOA StudentU
In 1942, The Voice of America began broadcasting to combat Nazi propaganda with unbiased information.
VOA StudentU takes a look at college life, offers up advice, and focuses on foreign student topics, as well.
Follow @voastudentu on Twitter.
— The Voice of America (@VOANews) November 20, 2017
Based in Washington, D.C., The Chronicle of Higher Education is a premier source of news and jobs for those with higher education-related careers.
Follow @chronicle on Twitter.
A researcher at the U.S. Department of Education tried to warn officials in his department of a problem. He was told to find something else to work on. At that point, he became a whistle-blower. https://t.co/lmIT3TlQBI
— The Chronicle of Higher Education (@chronicle) December 6, 2017
The HuffPost College section is a great go-to on current hot topics in academia.
Follow @HuffPostCollege on Twitter.
How a struggling school for Native Americans doubled its graduation ratehttps://t.co/GkXl39fBIA
— HuffPost College (@HuffPostCollege) November 28, 2017
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