The highly educated tend to live apart in college towns like State College, Pennsylvania, and big cities like Birmingham and Houston.
The mayor of Mesa lured five liberal-arts colleges to town as part of a creative strategy to boost local economic activity and to keep smart students in the region.
Higher education should be promoted as an opportunity to experience an intellectual awakening.
There were nearly half a million fewer people enrolled in higher education in 2012, and that's a good sign.
An unlikely mix of state pruning and raw commercialism is taking hold in Spain's capital.
The answer to underfunded primary and secondary education should not be a VC-funded bet foisted upon a disadvantaged population.
Tracking metros by a new measure of "brain performance."
Cornell has chosen six firms to submit designs for its new campus. Here's a look at university projects they've worked on in the past.
Higher education could be set to explode like the housing market.
King County, Wash., takes aim at cultivating local talent for its growing economy
There are few better drivers of economic competitiveness