26 novembre 2018

One of the Most Liberal Groups in America

HomeCollege administrators are off the scale in relation to the rest of the nation in terms of their ideological leanings, contends Samuel J. Abrams. More...

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All Along the Border

HomeScott McLemee reviews Threshold: Emergency Responders on the US-Mexico Border by Ieva Jusionyte. More...

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Ethical College Admissions: Ready for My Close-Up

HomeMany television series today employ technical advisers to review scripts for realism. That’s not a new phenomenon. The character actor George Kennedy, best known for his performances in Cool Hand Luke and the Naked Gun movies, supposedly got his show-business start in the 1950s as a technical adviser for the comedy Sergeant Bilko. More...

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What the Harvard Case Teaches Us

HomeWhatever the judge rules, we have seen the impact of wealth, alumni connections and athletic skill in elite college admissions, writes Nicholas Soodik. More...

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Veterans Day 2018

HomeHighly selective colleges enroll modestly more veterans. And 100 higher ed leaders gather in Washington this week to keep veteran enrollments rising. That's progress, right? Wick Sloane asks. More...

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Ethical College Admissions: Are We Devo?

HomeEvery now and then, colleges make the application process easier for students, but like one-hit wonder musical groups, they don't build on their momentum, writes Jim Jump. More...

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You Can’t Take the Islam Out of Islamophobia

HomeSecular liberal institutions want to believe that such antireligious bias doesn’t happen on their campuses, but that’s not always the case, argues Liza B. Neal. More...

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Putting Standardization Second (or Lower) in Online Learning

HomeCampus leaders should prioritize excellence, differentiation and institutional fidelity as they build new academic programs, Scott Moore writes. More...

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I Am Cited, Ergo Sum

HomeIn fact, argues Peter C. Herman, the question for scholars should be “Who reads us, anyway?”. More...

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Refuting the Politicization of Student Affairs Work

HomeDafina-Lazarus Stewart challenges the view that student affairs administrators are socializing students into a leftist ideology. More...

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