higher ed

We look into how liberal ideas dominate academia, why everyone can learn math, whether reading is tied with a long life, and the moment women were finally admitted into elite colleges. That's all on this week's Innovation Hub. Read more...

From Delmonico's to Howard Johnson's: Paul Freedman walks us through the 10 most influential restaurants  in American history.

What kind of food fuels the City of Angels? Our host Kara Miller takes a trip to Los Angeles to explore the city's rich culinary culture .

Judy Cockerton created the Treehouse Village and in the process, reformed the foster care system.

Next stop: The moon? A look at the future of the business of space.

Los Angeles has spurred countless culinary concoctions, including the chili burger, Korean tacos and the Cobb salad. Listen as our host Kara Miller takes a trip to California and learns how immigrants shaped LA’s food scene. Read more...

With President Trump in office, are international students turning away from the US? Inside Higher Ed’s Elizabeth Redden joins us to explain. Read more....

university library

Are you proud of your kid for getting straight As in college? Well, high grades don’t mean you’re innovative. Read more....

A student at Claremont McKenna College

College admissions aren’t just stressful and annoying; they shape the future of our country. Lani Guinier and Deborah Bial explain why they’re so important. Read More...

Dinner for two

A new study explains how birds of a feather might flock together, while opposites usually don’t attract. Read More...

Locked door

Sometimes, a game isn’t designed for success. That’s where creativity (and maybe a mistake or two) can help. Read more....

Stained Edinger-Westphal neurons

After years studying neuroscience, Tara Swart started using what she’d learned to help CEOs run their companies - and lives - better. Read more...

Students in a university library

The biggest difference between college in the 50s and college now? The tuition. We talk with ASU’s Michael Crow about the future of higher education. Read more...

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