The Paradise Papers: Endowments Boom as Colleges Bury Earnings Overseas

American universities are using offshore strategies to swell their coffers, skirt taxes and obscure investments that could spark campus protests.

Swelling College Endowments Tempt Lawmakers Looking for Tax Dollars

House Republicans are proposing a 1.4 percent tax on wealthier colleges’ investment income to help pay for broad cuts.

What Colleges Want in an Applicant (Everything)

The admissions process is a maddening mishmash of competing objectives, and an attempt to measure the unmeasurable: you. No, it isn’t fair, and likely never will be.

Yale Will Drop John Calhoun’s Name From Building

The decision came after a series of protests from students, faculty and alumni who objected to honoring the 19th-century white supremacist statesman.