Retired philosopher and Pittsburgh provost Rudolph Weingartner's book examines liberal education, the life of the student and the nature of teaching.
Vice is alive and well in the dorm. Now a group originating at Harvard Law School seeks to bring it into the teaching realm. Is poker a winning academic bet?
Academic officers discuss what it means to think about science as a liberal arts subject.
A professor and a technology specialist discuss their attempt to bring term papers out into the open with the resource many faculty members abhor.
Ball State U. evaluates a faculty initiative aimed at improving teaching strategies in first-year courses and bringing retention up.
Public health courses, still far from common at colleges, should become the norm, according to a consortium of academic groups.
Researchers on higher education gather for annual meeting and release a slew of studies on colleges, students and professors.
Authors of new book explain how "blended learning" can improve traditional education, when online interactions can be better than lectures and more.
As the only North American member of the Teacher Training Network for Iraq, U. of Alberta hosts Iraqi professors.
While numbers are up, instructors are in short supply, raising questions about the quality of instruction and viability of moving students to advanced levels.
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