July 2, 2020
Krishni Metivier provides a checklist of key actions that colleges and universities should take.
July 2, 2020
As higher education experiences profound upheaval, colleges and universities need to double down on their efforts to better support faculty and their professional development, write Andrew Rosen and Jaime Lester.
July 1, 2020
This moment, perhaps like no other, has revealed the value of a well-rounded liberal arts education, argues Shampa Biswas.


July 1, 2020
Learning the wrong lessons from COVID-19.
July 1, 2020
Why use labor-based grading during the era of COVID-19?
July 1, 2020
Why Google/Apple/Microsoft/Facebook matter less to higher ed than we imagine.


February 1, 2005
As Scott McLemee introduces his new column, he feels a little bit like the fictional German philosopher created by Thomas Carlyle.
January 27, 2005
Beware the power of the syllabus, warns Terry Caesar. It defines not only the course, but also the role of the professor.
January 25, 2005
How short-sighted can this administration be?Answer: terribly and tragically.In the 2006 federal budget he will release in early February, President Bush is expected to propose killing off two programs, Upward Bound and Talent Search, that have helped millions of disadvantaged students prepare for college. This makes no long-term economic sense.
January 18, 2005
Sandy Baum explains what the Bush proposals would do -- and what remains to be done -- for a vital aid program.
January 17, 2005
I must confess to a certain bias in the discussion of the community college baccalaureate. I am one of the few individuals who has worked at two institutions -- Utah Valley State College and West Virginia University-Parkersburg -- that have left the ranks of true community colleges in order to expand their mission to include baccalaureate degrees.


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