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Renu Khator—and Her Twitter Account—Top New College Ranking—Houston Chronicle
UH President Khator’s massive Twitter following lifted her to the top of a new ranking tracking social media followings of the heads of minority-serving institutions.

Rice’s Sticker Price Tops $60,000—Houston Chronicle
Tuition, room, board and fees at Rice University next year will top $60,000 as public and private Texas universities grapple with accessibility to middle-class and low-income students.

Texas Tech Project Uses Telemedicine to Flag Potentially Violent Students—Houston Chronicle Education officials across the country are scrambling to find ways to prevent the next school shooting.

The Hidden Crisis on College Campuses: 36 Percent of Students Don’t Have Enough to Eat—The Washington Post
Caleb Torres lost seven pounds his freshman year of college — and not because he didn’t like the food in the dining hall.

Colleges Enter Competition With Coding Boot Camps—The Chronicle of Higher Education
Private specialized outfits have dominated the market for coding boot camps, but colleges are aggressively getting into the game.