Journal Price Tags Revealed
Journal Price Tags Revealed
Jef Akst | Jun 18, 2014
Economists explore the wheelings and dealings of universities and publishers during largely secret negotiations regarding access to scientific journals.
Fewer Dollars for Universities
Edyta Zielinska | Sep 27, 2012
The United States government is concerned over the declining levels of state funding for public research universities, citing a threat to overall economic health.
Best Places for Postdocs, 2012
Sabrina Richards | Apr 1, 2012
Postdocs at this year’s top-ranked institutions get to tackle human health and disease from every angle. 
Checking on Science Ed
Edyta Zielinska | Mar 1, 2012
A National Academies of Science panel is nearly done evaluating research institutions with a critical eye on the quality of undergraduate education.
Britain Announces New University
Jef Akst | Jan 5, 2012
The UK’s universities minister announces a plan for a new science and tech university funded entirely by non-government dollars.