Well according to one think tank scholar, yes. Richard Vedder, who directs the Center for College Affordability and Productivity, says university presidents’ view of the value of higher education runs counter to that of the American public. “New Pew Research Center data show that a large majority of Americans think U.S. colleges and universities offer only fair or poor Read more

The Case for More College Grads Anthony P. Carnevale and his Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce have released another report aimed at making the case that the United States needs 20 million more college-educated workers by 2025. (Inside Higher Ed) Understand the Value of a Graduate Degree Graduate school leads to increased earnings Read more

University of Minnesota startup to commercialize medical device for pulmonary hypertension The University of Minnesota has licensed technology to Aria CV, Inc., to develop and commercialize a medical device for the treatment of pulmonary hypertension. A devastating disease that often strikes in the prime of life, pulmonary hypertension is abnormally high blood pressure in the Read more