Some states provide zero funding to their public radio stations (either directly or via state education funds like, to colleges) while others give a lot (last year, Georgia gave public radio almost 15-million dollars). Who decides, the legislature or the voters, whether or not to support public radio in a state?
I am a doctoral student that needs to deploy a short survey as my research data collection instrument for my dissertation. I have passed a rigorous IRB process at my University. I am having an incredibly hard time getting college and universities to respond to my email request for permission to deploy my survey to their school student email systems. [more inside]
I've built a website that combines all state constitutions in one place. I want to build another website that puts all state laws in one place. But state laws change much more often than state constitutions. And although states make their laws available online (usually in the form of revised statutes), their word count greatly exceeds the total word count of state constitution. It took six months to build the state constitutions website. [more inside]
So I've spent the past year and a half burning through my severance package as slowly as I could, accomplishing some things, learning some stuff and generally getting my soul back. Now I'm feeling the urge to find a job and do science again, but I'm serious about the do science part. Help me rebuild my resume to get something I can live with. [more inside]
Advice on contacting a university about credits from a half-completed MA (UK Higher Education filter). [more inside]
Another "Where should I live" question. Looking for a beautiful, relaxed place to go for a couple of years to take medical school pre-reqs. Details inside. [more inside]
Explain to me the structure and reputation of the Paris universities. And, while we're at it, how about explaining the French tertiary educational system as well? [more inside]
What are the most selective art shools in the U.S. and UK that offer a BA, MA, or MFA in Illustration?
What are the most selective art shools in the U.S. and UK that offer a BA, MA, or MFA in Illustration? [more inside]
What are some good resources to start researching online universities? Or, what are some of the most reputable online universities? [more inside]
Should I apply for a job in for-profit university administration? [more inside]
What companies are working with education systems to ensure graduates have relevant skills? [more inside]
Planners, Social Media Experts, and Community Activists: Have you encountered any really great uses of the internet for keeping a community informed and engaged in a public planning process? [more inside]
Are there any US colleges or universities known for their strength in Italian Renaissance history? [more inside]
Is there a common course at one of the big universities in Chicago, that all of the freshmen take, which focuses on Chicago history and culture? Perhaps called something like "the Chicago experience"? I thought that this was done at the University of Chicago, but I cannot find it on their website. Could it be another school?
Which NYC area colleges and Universities are teaching valid hand marked-up xhtml and css in their web design courses?
Which (if any) NYC area colleges and Universities are teaching valid hand marked-up xhtml and css in their web design courses? [more inside]
Is grade inflation really that serious a problem at colleges and universities? Looking to cut through the rhetoric associated with this issue. [more inside]
Have you read good books (fiction or non-fiction) which accurately depict/explain life at universities in countries other than the US? [more inside]
Best Distance Learning Universities with Computer Science degree programs? Any recommendations appreciated! [more inside]
Does it really matter where you get the Computer Science degree from? [more inside]
What are some of the more radical, yet reputable, universities in the United States? [more inside]
Is it weird to ask a university professor if you can audit his/her class without officially enrolling in the university as an auditor ... and, as part of the arrangement, asking the professor if you can submit papers and have them graded and evaluated? [more inside]
I need compelling examples of legitimate/legal uses of bittorrent or other p2p applications/protocols. [more inside]
Are there lots of librarian jobs in Canada? Does what university I graduate from really matter when I apply for jobs? [more inside]
I've just applied to Pomona, early decision. I'd love to go there, but I'm kind of clueless about what kind of student you have to be to get in (outstanding academically, just interesting, rich). Were you accepted to Pomona or another prestigious university, and if so, what kind of student were you?
Who went to an American Ivy League School? Did you think it was the best?
Are there any sites/communities that rate individual courses in universities (specifically in Canadia)? [mo] [more inside]