02 janvier 2018

On the Virtues of the MLA Convention

HomeAs a young scholar, Alice Kelly had some concerns about attending the annual gathering. But she was pleasantly surprised. More...

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Made to Order

HomeA one-size-fits-all faculty orientation program may not effectively reach all faculty members, given differences in ranks, roles and experience, write Cheryl Herdklotz and Anne Marie Canale. More...

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Front Line in the Fight Against White Supremacy

HomeRecent events in Charlottesville, Va., and Shelbyville, Tenn., show us the modern face of American white supremacy. Rather than marching under sheets or lurking in the backwoods, today’s white supremacists stand proud in their tan khakis and white polos with tiki torches in hand. More...

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A Job Doesn't Have to Be for Life

HomeNo matter what move you are making, there will always be opportunities to change the direction of your career path if you need to, writes Joseph Barber. More...

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Transformative Learning

HomeSuch learning is not only possible but also measurable, write Rebecca and Daniel Haggerty, who describe an approach that other institutions might consider adopting. More...

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Governance and the Future of Black Colleges

HomeFor a variety of reasons, some historically black colleges and universities are in a death spiral and must seriously explore new options, writes Alvin J. Schexnider. More...

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Balancing Enforcement With Education

HomeTitle IX reforms offer fresh chances for students to reflect on sexual assault, writes Glen Retief, if more exceptions can be made to mandatory-reporting requirements. More...

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Creating Social Change and Student Success

HomeKevin Kruger and Catherine Parkay suggest three ways higher education can successfully use behavioral science to increase student completion. More...

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Not of This Earth

HomeIn the interest of peace on earth, Scott McLemee reviews some of the metrics that attempt to gauge the existence of other forms of life in the universe. More...

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Student Loans, Bankruptcy and the Silence of Presidents

HomeCollege and university leaders should support current legislation that would return standard bankruptcy protections to student loans and restore basic fairness to the lending system, argues Alan Collinge. More...

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