The Key with Inside Higher Ed

Hear candid conversations with higher-ed newsmakers on how colleges and universities are coping with the pandemic and recession — with a special focus on equity and lower-income students.

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Many colleges are seeing increases in reports of academic misconduct. In this episode, North Carolina State University’s Bradley Davis discusses a nearly three-fold increase in academic violations, wh...
February 16, 2021
Do professors believe their virtual teaching improved with more time to prepare? Did institutions step up their training and support for instructors? And did some students fare better than others in t...
February 2, 2021
This episode features Doug Shapiro, executive director of the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, and Juana Sánchez, senior associate on the HCM Strategists postsecondary team. We analyze ...
January 19, 2021
This episode looks back at 2020 and the podcast's eight months of discussions about the impact of the pandemic on higher education and vulnerable college students. Erin Hennessy, a vice president at T...
December 30, 2020
This episode features leaders from Purdue Global University and Broward College in Florida, two institutions that are focused on offering credentials that work for under-served student groups, includi...
December 15, 2020
Many colleges and universities have partnered with ed tech companies to help expand their online offerings. This episode looks at two different approaches to partnering online. We spoke with Andrew Cl...
December 8, 2020
Many colleges and universities wrapped up their fall terms before Thanksgiving. We spoke with officials from two institutions -- Paul Quinn College and the University of Notre Dame -- about their effo...
December 2, 2020
Joseph I. Castro, Fresno State's president, will become chancellor of the California State University System in January. The system is one of the nation's largest, enrolling roughly 500,000 students a...
November 24, 2020
This year has been filled with challenges for college athletics, as programs wrestle with safety protocols, COVID-19 outbreaks, game cancellations and the elimination of some team sports amid widespre...
November 17, 2020
Some experts think competency-based learning could get a boost amid the pandemic, in part because of the flexibility CBE programs offer to students. To get the lay of the land, we spoke with Charla Lo...
November 10, 2020

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