Reece Johnson is the editorial director for news and data. He writes about the future of work and higher education, student political activism, and expanding educational opportunities. Reece holds a master's degree from Columbia University and a bachelor's degree from the University of Washington. His work has been cited by The New York Times, The New Yorker, Forbes, MSNBC, CNBC, Bloomberg, and Brookings.
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U.S. News 2024 Rankings Reveal Few Surprises
Promising a revised focus on diversity and student outcomes, the 2024 U.S. News college rankings still feature the same familiar names.
Yale Changes Admissions Policies Following Affirmative Action Decision
In response to the Supreme Court's ruling and a lawsuit filed by Students for Fair Admissions, Yale revamps its admissions policies and practices.
Wall Street Journal College Rankings Reward Outcomes, Not Prestige
The Journal's rankings attempt to measure a college's value proposition, not just its reputation and indicators of wealth.
How to Make Master’s Degrees More Affordable
A number of federal policy changes could make attending graduate school more affordable for millions of students.