It's not just students taking modafinil to help them power through their workload.
An effort to increase diversity in science and technology is spurring a wider conversation about sexual harassment and discrimination against women in those fields.
The lowly raisin may finally be having its glorious day in the gilded sun. Intrepid researchers from the University of Warwick have discovered that by using only a raisin and a cup, they can glean how a toddler will function academically at the age of...
After a String of Suicides, Students in Palo Alto Are Demanding a Part in Reforming Their School's Culture
Students at several high-level California high schools believe that as much as the achievement culture needs to be reconsidered, it's the support the academic community provides that needs improvement.
Adjunct professors who dream of writing full-time have a funny tradeoff, and with no benefits and limited prospects of becoming a full-time professor, you have to strike a balance between your dreams and financial stability.
In the second episode of 'Emphasis Added,' we examine how the media impacted protests and unrest around the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore.
We don't need to sanitize academic discussions. We need to reframe them so that students can feel comfortable enough to participate.
A conversation with philosopher Steven Shaviro about "accelerationism," which is essentially the belief that the best way to shorten capitalism's lifespan is to push it to the extreme.