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Undergrad majors: the humanities seriously down, STEM slowly rising

Which majors are undergraduates preferring in American higher education these days?  Not the humanities, according to a new study from the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS). Actually, there’s useful stuff for all majors, but let’s start with the … Continue reading

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Scientists and social media: an important new study

Out of all academics, how are scientists using new technologies to communicate?  Pew has a new study, based on surveying nearly 4,000 scientists, and the results are important for higher education and technology. The short version: the future belongs to young … Continue reading

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