degree

university guide 2018

Here's Everything You'll Leave College With

Books, relationships, and at least one STI.
Lauren O'Neill
9.5.18
Money

Betsy DeVos is derailing these for-profit school students' lawsuit

Cristian Rossel
9.14.17
Phys Ed

Volleyball is Good for Putting Out Fires

Playing in the sand keeps firefighter Aurora Skarra-Gallagher's body ready for emergencies.
Evy Pitt Stoller
12.27.16
Pizza

This University Is Offering a Degree in Pizza

Manchester Metropolitan University has announced that it will be creating 1,500 degree-level apprenticeships in partnership with everyone’s favourite Chicken Supreme and unlimited ice cream-purveyor, Pizza Hut.
Phoebe Hurst
12.4.15
the business of life

Why Artists Don't Make Money - The Business of Life (Episode 3)

In this episode of 'The Business of Life,' we discuss the value of creativity: How should we compensate artists? And what value do cultural products create in a society?
VICE News
5.21.15
the business of life

What’s the Value of Creativity? - The Business of Life (Episode 3 Trailer)

In next week's episode, we discuss the value of creativity: How should we compensate artists? And what value do cultural products create in a society?
VICE News
5.15.15
Business of Life

Why artists don't make money - The Business of Life (Season 1, Episode 3)

Two creative industries are going in seemingly opposite trajectories: the fine art world, where the sky is seemingly the limit for the prices collectors are willing to pay; and the music industry, where the free-fall of record company profits has only...
VICE News
5.2.15
Motherboard Blog

The Fine Art of Selling Drone Diplomas

Despite hundreds of institutions, universities, and community colleges getting in on the unmanned-training game, only three US schools offer full drone piloting degrees. Here's how they sell it.
Brian Anderson
1.29.13
Motherboard Blog

What It Means That China's New President Studied Chemistry

China’s new leader is Xi Jinping, who holds a degree in organic chemistry from Tsinghua University. He follows in a tradition of sorts — his two predecessors both hold science degrees.
Michael Byrne
11.24.12