The Chronicle of Higher Education is a newspaper that is a source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty and administration. A newspaper is a written Publication containing News, information and Advertising, usually printed on low-cost paper called Newsprint. The Chronicle of Higher Education is the major news service in the United States academic world. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the Based in Washington, D.C., The Chronicle is published every weekday online and appears weekly in print except the last two weeks in August and the last two weeks in December (a total of 49 issues a year). Washington DC ( formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington, the District, or simply D In print, The Chronicle is published in three sections: the news section; The Chronicle Review, a magazine of arts and ideas; and Careers, with career advice and job listings.
The Chronicle of Higher Education also publishes The Chronicle of Philanthropy, a newspaper for the nonprofit world; The Chronicle Guide to Grants, an electronic database of corporate and foundation grants; and the web portal Arts & Letters Daily. The Chronicle of Philanthropy is a biweekly newspaper that covers the nonprofit world Arts & Letters Daily ( wwwaldailycom is a Web portal owned by The Chronicle of Higher Education.
The Chronicle was founded in 1966 by Corbin Gwaltney, who had been the founder and editor of the alumni magazine of The Johns Hopkins University. In 1993, it was one of the first newspapers to appear on the Internet, as a Gopher service. For other uses see Gopher. Gopher is a distributed Document search and retrieval Network protocol designed
Over the years, the paper has been a finalist and winner of many journalism awards. In 2005, two special reports — on diploma mills and plagiarism — were selected as finalists in the reporting category for a National Magazine Award. A diploma mill (also known as a degree mill) is an organization that awards Academic degrees and Diplomas with substandard or no academic study and without Plagiarism is the unauthorized use or close imitation of the language and thoughts of another author and the representation of them as one's own original work The National Magazine Awards are a prestigious series of American awards that honor excellence in the Magazine industry It has been a finalist for the award in general excellence every year from 2001 to 2005.
In 2007, The Chronicle won an Utne Reader Independent Press Award for political coverage. Utne Reader is an American bimonthly Magazine. The cover logo was changed to simply Utne in 2003-06 In its award citation, Utne called The Chronicle Review "a fearless, free-thinking section where academia's best and brightest can take their gloves off and swing with abandon at both sides of the increasingly predictable political divide. " The New Republic, The Nation, Reason, and The American Prospect were among the finalists in the category. The New Republic ( TNR) is an American Magazine of politics and the arts This article is about the US Publication. For other newspapers magazines and alternate uses by the same name see The Nation (disambiguation. Reason is a libertarian monthly magazine from the Reason Foundation. The American Prospect is a monthly American political Magazine dedicated to liberalism.