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August 1, 2014
On our August 1 program, the University of Maine's Elizabeth Allen and Kevin Kruger of NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education joined Inside Higher Ed Editor Scott Jaschik and the moderator Casey Green to analyze the firing of a major university's band director over allegations of hazing in his program -- and what it says that so many people rallied to his defense. And the University of Pennsylvania's Joni Finney joined us to discuss new data about the 31 million Americans who attended college but have no degree, and the implications for the national "college completion" agenda.
An audio newscast that goes behind and beyond the headlines
The Academic Minute features professors from top institutions around the country, delving into topics from the serious to the light-hearted, keeping listeners abreast of what's new and exciting in the academy.
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December 7, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Northern Colorado's Steve Anderson explores how researching volcanism here on Earth can shed light on similar processes elsewhere in the solar system.
December 6, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, Monica Ciobanu of the State University of New York at Plattsburgh examines the options newly formed governments have as they seek justice against deposed rulers.
December 5, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, Middlebury College's Erik Bleich contrasts how Americans and Europeans value and protect freedom of speech.
December 2, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Notre Dame's Jill Lany discusses the complex nature of an infant’s ability to learn language.
December 1, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, Johns Hopkins University's Eric Fortune discusses how our brains are wired for cooperation.