[caption id="attachment_56941" align="alignleft" width="210"] “An overwhelmingly favorite part of college for many students is the people they meet,” said Svetlana Dotsenko, Project Lever’s CEO.[/caption]
For many students, just starting a research project can be the tallest hurdle standing in the way of completing one. Nearly 60 percent of students at Harvard University who say they plan to do research projects end up
Jake New studied journalism at Indiana University, where he was editor-in-chief of the campus newspaper, the Indiana Daily Student. At the IDS, Jake covered the IU administration, minority student issues, and state education policy.
After a brief stint at the Bloomington Herald-Times covering IU, crime, and local politics, Jake interned at the Chronicle of Higher Education in Washington D.C, writing about online learning, open-access policies, academic publishing, and ed-tech startups.
Jake joined eCampus News as an assistant editor in May 2013, where he continues to cover technology and higher education. His days often begin with a cup of coffee and the sinking feeling that another MOOC story is just around the corner.