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Social Networking Nudge

Some colleges think they can increase students' engagement with Foursquare, a popular location-based site. Are they right?

Another One Bites the Dust

A once-promising global distance education program, having fallen far short of its initial goals, lowers its sights.

So Many Students, So Little Time

Higher Ed Holdings' recent efforts to partner with one university were thwarted amid faculty outcry. At other universities, however, the company's model is going forward -- raising concerns about whether mass education online is coming at the expense of individual interaction, and evaluations based on essays as opposed to multiple choice.