02 août 2018

Guaranteeing Grades Before Exams?

HomeIt can encourage students to take risks and give them an opportunity to tap into their creative potential, writes Rangapriya Kannan-Narasimhan. More...

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Battling Bullying in Academe

HomeIf you've been wounded by a bully, you're not alone, writes Maria Shine Stewart, who also asks if campuses can do better to support victims and promote more positive behavior. More...

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Establishing Your Scholarly Identity

HomeStephen J. Aguilar suggests ways new tenure-track faculty members can define and shape how they present themselves so they can do more of the work they want. More...

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10 Things to Know This Summer

HomeA graduate student provides advice if you plan to start applying for an academic position this coming year. More...

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A Vital Presidential Skill

HomeHow can campus leaders achieve the best balance, Richard M. Freeland asks, between building consensus and taking more swift, unilateral actions. More...

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Graduate Students, Take Charge

HomeYou must be responsible for pursuing your own professional options while sorting through insights from faculty members, professional staff and peers, counsels Alfreda James. More...

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Ethical College Admissions: Bribery

HomeThe surprising legal case points to realities about admissions to elite colleges, writes Jim Jump. More...

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The Common Messages in Our Commencement Speeches

HomeA wide spectrum of speakers voiced concerns about the growing divide in our nation and made clear that our challenges can't be solved by intellect alone, writes Thomas G. Burish. More...

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The Mediated Mind in the Rearview Mirror

HomeScott McLemee examines Susan Zieger’s The Mediated Mind: Affect, Ephemera, and Consumerism in the Nineteenth Century, which helps put into clear view the impact of mass media culture on the way we live now. More...

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4 Strategies for Teaching Wisdom Today

HomeToday, technological innovation and a rampant ideology of self seem to conspire against the acquisition of wisdom, writes Peter Starr, yet we still can teach it. More...

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