01 avril 2019

An Impossible (Says You) Proposal

HomeWe must stop expecting less of the millions of capable community college students who want the finest possible education, Wick Sloane argues. More...

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Net Rupture

HomeScott McLemee reviews Manuel Castells's Rupture: The Crisis of Liberal Democracy. More...

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Ethical College Admissions: Pew, Gallup and a Tuba Player From Montana

HomeJim Jump considers contradictory indications of what the public thinks about affirmative action … and how students are admitted. More...

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Every Campus Should Address Climate Risk

HomeWe have a distinct opportunity to turn the corner in tackling the challenges before us, writes Laurie Patton. More...

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Building the Field of Public Interest Technology

HomeHigher education must give the next generation of technology and policy leaders the interdisciplinary training they need to succeed, write Anne-Marie Slaughter, Darren Walker and Larry Kramer. More...

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Unfair at Any Speed

HomeThe long-held belief that faster is better in learning -- speedism -- hurts students of all speeds, writes Myk Garn, and should be replaced with individualized and guided learning models. More...

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The Career Curriculum Continuum

HomeUniversities can and must remain at the center of how people learn throughout their lives, Andrew Hermalyn writes. More...

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Protecting Tenure

HomeOne argument in support of tenure that's essentially been lost, writes Richard A. Greenwald, is that efficient university operations actually depend on it. More...

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Elite Colleges Should Avoid Elitism

HomeThe current admissions scandal is a reminder of the dangers of elitism in higher education that assumes limited role for nonelite institutions, writes Seamus Carey. More...

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When Character Calls

HomeThe most disheartening aspect of the recent admissions scandal is the absence of fundamental precepts of good character, write David Holmes and Robert Massa. More...

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