19 avril 2019

Tech and Other Topics for April 1 'News'

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Many colleges make momentous announcements on April 1 (please note that date). Several of the April 1 announcements concerned technology. More...

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Dutch Populist Party Seeks Reports of ‘Left Indoctrination’ on Campuses

HomeBy John Morgan for Times Higher Education. A Dutch right-wing populist party set up by an ex-academic has renewed its attack on universities following its election victory, setting up a “hotline” for reports and videos of left-wing “indoctrination” by lecturers. More...

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Paying a Price for Opposing Czech President

HomeBy David Matthews for Times Higher Education. The president of the Czech Republic is attempting to turn the country’s population against intellectuals and polarize society by vetoing professorships for critical academics, according to an art historian who has had his promotion repeatedly blocked. More...

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Tensions Grow in Australia Over Western Civ Courses

HomeBy John Ross for Times Higher EducationPlans for lavishly funded “great books” courses are under a cloud amid academic revolts at two Australian universities. More...

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A Tool Kit for Teaching About Research

HomeJunior Prof provides some classroom tips for engaging your students in research. More...

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Try Meeting in the Middle

HomeWill teacher-student conflict yield a mutiny -- even a public relations nightmare? Maria Shine Stewart shares a dozen tips that may help you reach better outcomes. More...

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Creating Serendipity

HomeStephen J. Aguilar offers guidance for developing habits that will help you maximize the odds of being at the right place at the right time when it comes to your career. More...

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Leaving Your Job Gracefully

HomeNo matter why you are departing, how you manage your exit can impact your career into the future, advises Christine Kelly. More...

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The White Man Template and Academic Bias

Home“Legitimate” pursuits of knowledge are expressions of power, write Rebecca A. Reid and Todd A Curry. More...

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Public Scholar, Beware

HomeDo what you can to minimize the risks and maximize the opportunities of entering the public sphere, advises Helene Meyers, who offers recommendations. More...

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