The story of Bill Gates is the stuff of legend: Despite pulling good grades, he dropped out of Harvard University in 1975 to go cofound Microsoft, setting him on the path to becoming the wealthiest man in the world.
One of the winners proposed a model for setting CEO pay, but recent scandals prove that it is too high and something has gone badly wrong with the way it is set
Harvard engineers create the world's first squishy robot, with no wires or batteries
'Contemporary husbands face higher risk of divorce when they do not fulfil the stereotypical breadwinner role'
What exactly do students do while on a gap year? What do colleges think of them?
Research shows a quarter of the world’s entire billionaire population are either dropouts or received no higher education at all
The findings are from a study which has lasted for over 75 years
The prestigious university accepted just 5.3% of roughly 37,000 applications for its class of 2019
With alumni including prime ministers, pop stars and at least one president who never learned to inhale, how will the Rhodes scholars of 2014 compare?
It’s what anti-establishment campaigners have long suspected: the Government is a magnet for corruption.
The British Nobel Laureate author, who wrote The Golden Notebook and The Grass is Singing, had a writing career spanning more than 60 years
Eminent scientist is sacked as Tony Abbott fulfils election pledge to streamline bureaucracy
Study shows a morning meal is needed to take the body out of its protective ‘fasting state’
John Martorano turns on legendary Boston mobster for turning informant for the FBI
They've finally found Abraham Lincoln's maths homework. It shows he was a bit of a whizz at numbers, but it appears "Honest Abe" may not have been entirely truthful about his schooling. The two pages suggest the 16th US president, who was known to downplay his formal education, may have spent more time in school than he claimed.
A New York man's multibillion-dollar lawsuit claiming half-ownership of Facebook should be dismissed, a judge said.