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Harvard Business School
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Harvard Business School Graduates Have the Third-Highest Starting Salary Nationwide

Newly-minted Harvard Business School graduates might be the best educated crop of MBA holders nationwide, but they’re not the best paid. According to rankings released […]

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Majority of Wheelock Staff Will Lose Jobs in Boston University Merger

More than half of the employees at Wheelock College will lose their jobs after the school merges with Boston University. The institutions are scheduled to […]

Education

Where Massachusetts’ Wealthiest People Went to College

Massachusetts millionaires and billionaires are a varied bunch. Many are exceptionally bright, while others are exceptionally ruthless. Some are both. Many worked their way up from […]

David Hogg, a student survivor from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. addresses a community rally for common sense gun legislation at Temple B'nai Abraham Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Livingston, N.J. Speakers include student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., including Hogg, Ryan Deitsch and Matthew Deitsch.
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Parkland Students to Speak at Harvard Kennedy School

Six student-activists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will participate in a moderated conversation at the Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School of Government on […]

Education

Is Harvard Broken?

The soul of the university is up for grabs as it faces questions about student life, PC culture, and how to manage its gazillion-dollar endowment.

Education

TBT: Sophia Smith Endows Smith College for Women

Wealthy people bestow their fortunes upon all sorts of recipients: descendants, charitable causes, and mutual funds so large they make the 99 percent dizzy. But […]

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Harvard Professor Placed on Leave after Sexual Harassment Allegations

After years of allegations against a prominent government professor emerged in news reports, Harvard announced Sunday that Jorge Domínguez has been placed on administrative leave while an investigation is underway. […]

Education

Students in Boston and Beyond Are Planning a March 14 Walkout over Gun Violence

As young people around the country are organizing action in response to the shooting in Florida, students in Boston and around Massachusetts are planning an […]

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Two Massachusetts College Officials Witnessed Parkland School Shooting

Two Massachusetts college administrators were inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School yesterday when shots rang out. Paul Brower, an assistant dean for enrollment at Nichols […]

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Harvard Receives Record Number of Applications

Jamaica Plain’s population and Harvard’s applicant pool are almost identical in size. The Ivy League college announced it received an astronomical 42,742 applications for the […]

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Harvard Accepts 14.5 Percent of Early Applicants

The college admission process is a stressful, drawn out, overwrought beast. It’s a series of orchestrated steps and checklist items (become club president, join the […]

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Berklee School of Music Ends Relationship with Professor over Abuse Allegations

Three Massachusetts schools have cut ties with the contemporary classical musician Eric Alexander Hewitt amid allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct and abusive behavior, according to […]

The Framingham State University campus covered in snow
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Framingham State Brings in FBI to Investigate Racist Incidents

After yet another racist message appeared on the Framingham State University campus on Friday, school officials have called on the Federal Bureau of Investigation for […]

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Boston University President’s Salary Tops Schools in Region

For the third year in a row, a Chronicle of Higher Education analysis revealed Boston University President Robert Brown out-earned every other private college leader in Massachusetts. […]

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Massachusetts Higher Education Leaders Condemn Republican Tax Bill

As the proposed federal tax overhaul makes its way through the Senate, many Massachusetts higher education leaders are united in their view that the Republican […]