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The Curriculum
Feb 25, 2020
Faculty at Long Island University have raised concerns about a decision to freeze new enrollments in a number of liberal arts programs.

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"New Models for Educational Materials" is Inside Higher Ed's new on-demand compilation of articles. You may download a copy free, here.

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December 7, 2012

Michael Bérubé tells graduate school deans that the issues are complicated and interconnected.

October 15, 2012

Stanford professor goes public on attacks she has received over her work on mathematics education, and raises the question of the difference between "responsible disagreement and academic bullying."

July 25, 2012

Yale will begin a Ph.D. program in fall 2013 to train aspiring law professors.

April 23, 2012

An Appalachian State professor is accused of engaging in "inappropriate speech" after airing an explicit documentary critical of the porn industry without first warning students. Her story raises questions about when and how instructors can present explicit materials.

March 22, 2012

Faculty groups at CUNY sue to fight general education requirements, saying graduation rate obsession will lead to weaker academic rigor.

March 6, 2012

Administrators say Columbia College Chicago's restructuring plan will let it become more nimble. But students and instructors worry applying a business approach to cuts could erode a unique arts and culture orientation.

February 16, 2012

U. of Texas committee unveils plan to graduate 70 percent of next year's freshmen in four years -- up from 50 percent today.

February 2, 2012

University of Michigan program aims to set national standards for rookie educators.

January 13, 2012

A much-publicized proposed class on the Occupy movement won't be taught at Columbia this spring because the instructor didn't secure university approval.

November 18, 2011

Study suggests that private colleges with many such programs may pay a price in tuition and research revenues.

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