Penn Ranks No. 1 in Return on Investment for Business, Economics Careers

With student loan debt reaching crisis levels and the debate around the value of a college education boiling over, students and parents are becoming more […]


Community College of Philadelphia: Average Results for Above-Average Cost

The Community College of Philadelphia is delivering average results at above average prices, according to a new report from Pew Charitable Trusts. Although CCP students earned associate degrees […]

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In Campus Sex Assault, Rights of Victims, Accused at Odds

Though Columbia University president Lee Bollinger denies an intentional snub, he did not shake Emma Sulkowicz’s hand when she — carrying a dorm mattress — […]


College Grad Hiring Blitz Hits Philly

Anybody who graduated college in the past seven years should be jealous of the class of 2015. Just a few years ago, college grads were […]


BizFeed: Amtrak Lawsuits Face $200M Hurdle

1. Lawsuits a Certainty After Amtrak Crash, But Damages Capped at $200M The News: In the wake of the Amtrak train crash, expect a slew […]

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Is It Time for a “Yes Means Yes” Standard at Philly Colleges?

A City Council committee will hear testimony this afternoon about how Philadelphia colleges and universities handle and investigate sexual assault complaints — and contemplate whether […]

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Stockton University President to Resign

In a letter to Board of Trustees yesterday, Herman Saatkamp — the president of Stockton University in Galloway Township, N.J. — announced he would be resigning […]

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Campus Rape Doc The Hunting Ground Screens Tonight

Tonight a new widely acclaimed documentary about sexual assault on campus, The Hunting Ground, will screen at the Ritz Five at Second and Walnut in […]

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Four Big Pa. Universities Could Freeze Tuition

Good news for parents of Pennsylvania families with college-bound students: Tuition at four of the state’s biggest public universities might soon be frozen — if […]

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No, It’s Not Time to Abolish Fraternities

It was a bright spring day in New York City. And the doorman was just minding his own business, watching the traffic go by on […]

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Penn State Facebook Frat Members May Face Criminal Charges

On Tuesday afternoon, State College Assistant Police Chief John Gardner (above, center) gave a press conference about the investigation into members of Penn State University […]

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Should We Ban Fraternities? Or Just Watch Them Destroy Themselves?

At this point, we probably shouldn’t bother pretending that we’re shocked by the news coming out of Penn State. (Which is unfortunate, as shock makes […]

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Bill Would Offer College Help to Ex-Foster Kids

Foster children who “age out” of the system without family ties and support would get state assistance to attend college, under a bill introduced this […]

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Swarthmore No. 3 on List of Top 10 Colleges With the Hottest Guys

Nearby Swarthmore College has earned the No. 3 slot on College Magazine’s top 10 list of the colleges with the hottest guys. The online publication says […]

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The Real Epidemic on College Campuses: Academic Dishonesty

While mattress-toting Columbia University student Emma Sulkowicz will be attending the State of the Union address tomorrow as the guest of Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to […]