FCC plan could bring high-speed web to campuses, communities
While most colleges have broadband access, many surrounding towns do not—something policy makers hope to remedy
By Dennis Carter, Assistant EditorRead more by Denny Carter
College faculty whose campuses are surrounded by neighborhoods that rely on antiquated dial-up internet connections are hoping the Federal Communication Commission’s National Broadband Plan will bring faster connections that won’t send students running to their campus’s high-speed network every time they need to complete an assignment online. Read more with registration.