26 septembre 2018

What's Happening When Writing Is Fun?

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. Writing can be and should be fun.
I’ve long believed that if we want students to improve as writers, it makes sense to make writing as fun as possible. More...

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What Campus Diversity Programs Can Learn From McCain’s Funeral

By Eboo Patel. Watching two former presidents eulogize the man they defeated for the highest office gave me some ideas for campuses. More...

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Gender and Power in the American Classroom

By Eboo Patel. I am a diversity progressive who generally thinks that men have too much power. Because that is my worldview and because I am human, I am given to confirmation bias. In other words, I will look for cases that confirm my worldview – stories of men with too much power. More...

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American Themes in 'Crazy Rich Asians'

By Eboo Patel. The most influential character in the popular Hollywood film about Asians in Singapore is America. More...

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Should Colleges De-Register Student Groups? (Part I of III)

By Eboo Patel. Anybody who cares about identity, diversity, civil society, civic associations, gay rights, religious freedom, and universities – which is to say, anybody who cares about America - should be asking themselves hard questions about what’s been happening at the University of Iowa. More...

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Sharing the Message

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrHelping others help you communicate will go a long way toward consistent and effective messaging. More...

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Pardon Our Appearance: A Few Lessons on Rebranding

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrThe term rebranding can be misleading. Cosmetic changes don’t change who we are. More...

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How to Plan and Pitch a Successful Reorg

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrAs we evolve our tactics to keep up with shifting algorithms and user trends, many marketing teams find themselves ill equipped to beat the shift. At some point, we all must ask ourselves if the team we needed three years ago to meet our business goals is the team we need today. If the answer is no, it’s time for a reorg. More...

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Putting all those billboards and airport ads in perspective

https://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/media/CTA-IHE-banner640-150.png?itok=VxlaUtWrThree considerations for higher education out-of-home advertising. More...

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25 septembre 2018

The Decline of Humanities Enrollments and the Decline of Pre-Law

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/confessions_of_a_community_college_dean_blog_header.jpgBy Matt Reed. The real reason?
I’ve been hearing variations on “crisis in the humanities!” ever since college. Back then it was largely about content; it was the early stages of the “canon” wars. More...

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