25 HigherEd News Sources to Follow on Twitter

11/23/2010 02:26 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

There are literally thousands of higher education organizations and blogs that provide news updates related to the global college and university community. Obviously it would be impossible to be a member of every organization and / or subscribe to every higher education publication and news source.

Yet, it is crucial for academic and administrative higher education professionals to remain updated about the latest issues, politics, research, and trends affecting the higher education community.

Here are 25 recommended higher education news resources that you should follow on Twitter:


@chronicle - The leading news source for higher education.

@CNCollegeNews - The only news source a college student needs!

@ecampusnews - eCampus News connects you to all of the latest news and information on how today's college and university leaders are using technology to improve education.

@HuffPostCollege - College news and more -- send tips to Editor: @leahfinnegan.

@insidehighered - Inside Higher Ed, tweeting live.

@JCCtweets - Journal of College and Character examines how colleges and universities influence the moral and civic learning and behaviors of college students.

@MindingCampus - Dedicated to the revival of intellectual pluralism and the best traditions of liberal education at America's universities.

@naspabookstore - NASPA publishes a wide range of resources on both the theory and practice of student affairs administration.

@SHBusiness - Student Housing Business is the Voice of the Student Housing Industry.

@TheCampusBuzz - Delivering the Web's Best College News.

@timeshighered - Global higher education news, views and reviews. Publisher of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

@universitybiz - Solutions for Higher Education Management. http//

@USATodayCollege - Preparing college students for tomorrow with USA TODAY.


@ACEducation - Higher Education & National Affairs: News from the American Council on Education. Staff updating: @ErinatACE, @LaurieArnston & @ACEGinnie.

@ACUHOI - The Association of College & University Housing Officers - International serving housing professionals.

@ACUItweets - Association of College Unions International.

@ASHEoffice - Association for the Study of Higher Education.

@HeeraNews - Higher Education External Relations Association (HEERA).

@JBHigherEd - Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education: Providing essential knowledge and promoting professional learning in the postsecondary educational community worldwide.

@NASPAtweets - Affirming the commitment of #studentaffairs practitioners to educating the whole student and integrating student life and learning.

@THENACA - NACA is all about advancing campus activities in higher education through business, educational and learning opportunities. Check us out at

Career News & Information

@AcademicJobs - The source for jobs at colleges and universities. View thousands of jobs. Find your next job or share our listings with friends. Search. Find. Share. Prosper!

@FacultyJobs - New Faculty jobs from Academic Jobs .net, the fastest-growing employment site in higher education. New faculty jobs added daily.

@HigherEdJobs - 11,000+ jobs, 1,500+ schools: Since 1996, carefully designed to help job seekers and employers in the academe find each other.

@sjgsearch - Changing the face of higher education one leader at a time. Read our blog @