Global Higher Ed is one of the most important blogs on the subject of higher education. Edited by Kris Olds (Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Visiting Professor, University of Warwick) and Susan Robertson (Professor, University of Bristol), Global Higher Ed regularly provides useful insights into the changing conditions in which higher education operates. I recommend it highly. The graph below, from a recent GHE post, clearly illustrates how the cost of higher education in the U.S has shifted from the general tax-base to individual students and their families. Select the image to learn more.