Many people see the climate crisis as a consumer problem. Two Harvard researchers think ExxonMobil helped to make that framing popular.
Just 56% of young Republicans said they want Trump to "play a key role in the future of Republican politics."
While politicians debate student loan forgiveness, college tuition is soaring. Boomers paid $39,780 in today's dollars. Gen Z is paying $90,875.
The number of "bad" terms in leases has been growing for 20 years, and landlords may act on them as soon as pandemic moratoriums end.
Yale, Columbia, UChicago, and Harvard are some of the most prestigious law schools in the world. Each school values high test scores, letters of recommendation, and an honest personal statement. Insider regularly interviews experts on how to get into your ideal law program. You can read it all by subscribing […]
Scientists in 2017 detected the first sign of intelligent life outside Earth, according to a new book by Avi Loeb, a Harvard University professor. The “rocky, cigar-shaped object with a somewhat reddish hue,” was called “1I/2017 U1 ‘Oumuamua” by NASA. “There was only one conceivable explanation: the object was a […]
As Ivy League students considered their options in the pandemic, some decided that online classes, virtual clubs, cancelled college traditions, and a lack of social interaction weren’t worth their tuition and time. They opted to take a gap year instead. From internships to cross-country road trips, they’re spending their time […]
A wealthy businessman and the former Harvard fencing coach were arrested on Monday and charged with bribery. Jie “Jack” Zhao paid Peter Brand, a total of $US1.5 million to get his two sons into Harvard as fencing recruits. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. A wealthy Maryland businessman and […]
Harvard University’s endowment gained 7.3% in the fiscal year ended in June, improving from the previous year’s 6.5% return despite pandemic-fuelled market volatility. The return also beats the Yale University endowment’s 6.8% climb, marking the second consecutive year Harvard gained more than its rival. Several colleges raised funding concerns early […]
Harvard Business School has announced new diversity measures, the Wall Street Journal’s Patrick Thomas reports. These include the hiring of a chief diversity offer, expanding case-study offerings on racial issues, and expanding scholarship offerings. HBS confirmed to Business Insider that need-based scholarships, which currently consider only the income and assets […]
You don’t always have to build something from scratch if there’s a perfectly good solution already available. For example, owning a franchise is one way that many Ivy League grads put their business acumen to work. Franchise empires require time, research, and a healthy amount of cash up-front, but the […]
Ivy League colleges are by and large not reducing tuition this fall, even though instruction will mostly be online due to the coronavirus pandemic. Full tuition at an Ivy League college typically falls between $US50,000 and $US60,000 per year. All eight Ivy League schools provide comprehensive financial aid packages. The […]
In a Tuesday hearing for a Harvard and MIT lawsuit against Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Trump administration rescinded last week’s directive that would have revoked the visas of international students studying at colleges that plan to remain entirely online this fall. The July 6 directive was met with swift […]
Last week, ICE released guidance stating that international students would not be allowed back into the US in the fall unless they were taking in-person classes at their university. This poses a problem for Harvard’s international students, as the school recently said classes in the fall would be entirely remote. […]
The Trump administration issued a directive on July 6, stating that international students attending schools operating entirely online in the fall may not remain the US. The ruling came as many campuses were announcing their virtual reopening plans. This Monday, 17 states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit […]
Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology filed a lawsuit Wednesday against US Immigration and Customs Enforcement over a new rule that threatened many international students with deportation. In a statement on Wednesday evening, Northeastern University said it was supporting Harvard and MIT in its lawsuit. The new policy […]
Harvard released a statement on July 6 saying the university will continue all-online learning in the fall – but plans to allow 40% of its undergraduate student body to return to campus. The same day, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) issued a policy, announcing that international students attending schools […]