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Jan 19, 2018
New study says economics textbooks underrepresent women in both real-life and imagined examples -- and that fixing that could help attract more women to the field.

Surveys

Sept. 13, 2017 -- Inside Higher Ed's 2017 Survey of College and University Admissions Directors explores the views of these officials on a wide range of timely issues.

Download a full survey report here.

The survey, conducted in conjunction with researchers from Gallup, is the latest in Inside Higher Ed's series of surveys of key higher ed professionals.

On Thursday, Sept. 28, at 2 p.m. Eastern, Inside Higher Ed will present a free webcast to discuss the results of the survey. Sign up here.

The Inside Higher Ed survey of admissions directors was made possible in part by advertising support from Jenzabar, Intersect by Hobsons, Liaison, Blackboard Student Lifecyle Services and the University of Massachusetts at Lowell.

Booklets

”Making the Tough Decisions: Critical Business and Enrollment Strategies” is the new print-on-demand booklet from the editors of Inside Higher Ed.

You may download the free compilation of articles here.

On Tuesday, Feb. 6, at 2 p.m. Eastern, our editors will present a free webcast on the booklet's ideas and themes and take your questions. Sign up or find out more here.

This collection of articles was made possible in part by support from Oracle.

Archive

March 20, 2017

A Trump effect? Many Canadian universities are reporting large gains in international applications at the same time some American universities are seeing declines.

March 13, 2017

At American Council on Education annual meeting, three university leaders discuss freedom of expression and student demands for inclusive environments.

March 13, 2017

Four in 10 colleges are seeing drops in applications from international students amid pervasive concerns that the political climate might keep them away.

March 10, 2017

Common Application will keep questions some have urged it to drop, but says it will add more information and context to the process.

March 9, 2017

Move could change the debate in legal education about alternatives to the LSAT.

March 9, 2017

Peter Farrell offers a few established strategies that can help you find your students and meet your enrollment and revenue goals -- even in this unpredictable moment.

March 1, 2017

Black students graduate, on average, at a rate 22 percentage points lower than white students. Closing that gap will require individual institutions to improve completion rates and highly selective colleges to enroll more black students, a new report says.

February 28, 2017

College Board pilots system to help colleges make admissions decisions about who is disadvantaged -- and evidence from one college suggests 20 percent of decisions might be different. But lack of emphasis on race concerns some advocates.

February 22, 2017

More than 20 percent of most recent high school class nationally has taken and passed at least one exam.

February 17, 2017

Study links family income growing up to postgraduation income -- even after controlling for many factors. Other researchers disagree.

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