Posts by Adam Mintzer

White House pushes for student data regulations

(Mar. 19, 2015)

WASHINGTON — When the educational company ConnectEDU filed for bankruptcy about a year ago, it tried to do what any business would — sell off its most valuable asset: student data. Millions of students submitted personal information such as email … Continue reading

Journalists think the government is watching, but only their sources care

(Feb. 19, 2015)

WASHINGTON- The majority of investigative journalists believe the U.S. government collects data on them, but it rarely changes the types of stories they report. Instead, it changes how they interact with sources, according to a study by the Pew Research … Continue reading