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A company that helps students in developing countries go to top universities has raised $240 million

Prodigy Finance connects students in emerging markets with alumni of top universities who will lend them money to fund their studies.

Harvard admitted a majority nonwhite class for the first time in history

The news comes just as the Department of Justice indicated it planned to review a complaint of discrimination at Harvard University.

Asian-American students Harvard turned down are at the center of the next big fight over affirmative action

An anti-affirmative action group called Students for Fair Admissions filed a lawsuit against Harvard.

Harvard professor says most people are thinking about diversity on college campuses all wrong

"Because affirmative action now rests on the diversity rationale, people who embrace affirmative action have to make all sorts of claims for diversity."

Facebook is funding a project to fight election hacking and propaganda

Facebook will provide initial funding for a nonprofit organization that aims to help protect political parties, voting systems and information providers.

These 3 types of supplements are ‘the most lawless’ of the industry, according to a Harvard researcher

Harvard Medical School professor S. Bryn Austin explained which supplements you should be wary of.

Why it’s harder to build muscle now than when you were young — and the best way to overcome it

The average 30-year-old loses about a quarter of her muscle strength by her 70th birthday and half of it by age 90, according to a Harvard report.

US colleges say they value diversity — but you wouldn’t know it by looking at their presidents

While colleges and universities push for diversity among their student bodies, the leaders of their campuses continue to look pretty homogeneous.

Obscene Facebook chats reportedly got 10 Harvard students’ admissions revoked — here are all the reasons a college can pull your acceptance

Harvard reportedly rescinded acceptances to some students after administrators read some of their Facebook posts.

Harvard reportedly rescinded admissions offers from at least 10 students for an obscene Facebook chat

"This was a 'just because we got into Harvard doesn't mean we can't have fun' kind of thing," said one incoming freshman who wasn't part of the group chat.