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Michael Crow

What It's Like To Take A MOOC

AP | JUSTIN POPE | Posted 08.05.2013 | College

-- Esther Duflo, one of the two superstar MIT economists teaching my Massive Open Online Course on global poverty, is a fast-talking French woman wit...

Tyler Kingkade

Despite Rapid Growth Of MOOCs, University Presidents Remain Skeptical

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.26.2012 | College

Millions of people signed up to take a free class from the top research universities and Ivy League schools in 2012, but some higher education leaders...

Education Innovators Preaching (as Usual) to the Choir

Jeff Selingo | Posted 06.19.2012 | Home
Jeff Selingo

Many of the ideas entrepreneurs were pitching seek to break the tyranny of the degree and the corner that colleges have on the credential market. But what's missing, at least for now, is what to replace that market with.

Rick Santorum's Populist Pandering: Education as Elitism

Steven Cohen | Posted 04.28.2012 | Politics
Steven Cohen

The American majority does not think that you are a snob if you think everyone should be given the opportunity to go to college.

ASU Stiffs Obama, Claims Too Inexperienced For Honorary Degree

Dawn Teo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dawn Teo

ASU says that honorary degrees are given "for an achievement of eminence" and that Obama was not considered for an honorary degree because his body of achievements, at this time, does not fit within that criteria.

An Arizona State University Honorary Degree for Erma Bombeck but Not President Obama

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

This is not the first time that ASU president Michael Crow has been sledge hammered by charges that he's a closet bigot.