In this Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012 photo, students walk through the campus of Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, Calif. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Private College Presidents Pay Up Slightly

Compensation for private college presidents has continued to drift upward, while the number crossing the $1 million barrier — a signal of prestige, and a magnet for criticism — held steady at 36, according to a new survey. The latest annual compilation by The Chronicle of Higher Education covers data from 2010, due to lag […]