Signs of Colleges on the Rise: What to Watch | Education

Linda D. Garrow

Students, faculty and communities want to be associated with colleges and universities that are thriving. Factors such as curricula, research activities, rankings, studies abroad, distinguished alumni lists, ethnic diversity programs, state-of-the-art facilities and return on investment can indicate an institution’s growth in academic status and influence, some experts say. Others […]

Stocks rise as technology shares outperform

Linda D. Garrow

U.S. stocks gained on Monday as investors monitored the potential for more sanctions against Russia amid ongoing concerns over inflation and global economic growth. [Click here to read what’s moving markets on Tuesday, April 5] The S&P 500 rose, and the Nasdaq Composite gained more than 1% as technology shares […]

‘Facebook Papers,’ New Robots and Rise of NFTs

Linda D. Garrow

The past year’s top technology news included stories about the release of secret Facebook documents, developments in robotics and the rise of NFTs. Here is a look back at some of those stories. ‘Facebook Papers’ In October, a former Facebook employee accused the company of ignoring its own research findings. […]