A provost examines the world on campus and in higher ed.
April 20, 2014 - 3:25pm
My relaxation is watching a musical while at the same time, as an economist, I recognize the importance of the theater to the economy of New York.
April 13, 2014 - 3:00pm
I grew up on the upper west side of Manhattan. Neither of my parents drove and we were a happy mass transit family.
April 6, 2014 - 5:04pm
I’m a strong believer that education that incorporates museum experiences and the arts in general is a more fully textured and in-depth learning experience.
March 30, 2014 - 3:53pm
On the day the film opened, I was asked by my older daughter to drive the car pool taking her and her friends to an IMAX version of 'Divergent.'
March 23, 2014 - 4:45pm
I made the pledge almost three years ago. If the Hofstra fundraising effort, organized by our Roller-Hockey team raised $25,000 I would agree to have my head shaved.
March 16, 2014 - 3:50pm
The economy is strengthening and signs of recovery are more and more visible. But what about student loans?
March 9, 2014 - 3:52pm
The weather forecast was once again for “plowable” snow and the snow ripple effect was already underway.
March 2, 2014 - 3:40pm
In this terrible winter in the northeast, having restaurants almost empty - even during normally busy times - has become the norm rather than the exception.
February 23, 2014 - 5:06pm
In a recent consultant’s report, in a section where the discussion focused on online degree programs, the report noted that 34% of the master’s degrees in education are earned through online education.