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July 22, 2019
While the respect due to all people should never be compromised, academic freedom should be restricted only with the greatest caution, if ever, write 12 leading scholars.
July 22, 2019
The policies deserve a careful look, writes Jim Jump.
July 19, 2019
Scott McLemee reviews Gary Roth's The Educated Underclass: Students and Social Mobility.

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July 22, 2019
What is an underlying core skill that today's students must have? Is it still typing?
July 21, 2019
Why are enrollments falling at community colleges and rising at higher-priced four-year universities?
July 21, 2019
A frustrating book that introduces an important conversation.

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May 11, 2005
Assassins, fools and silly procedures derail careers and degrade our fellow professors, write Cary Nelson and Stephen Watt.
May 10, 2005
Reference books are the lowest form of scholarship. That makes reading them a guilty pleasure, Scott McLemee confesses.
May 10, 2005
Sasha Waters offers a pointed reply to her colleague Stephen Bloom's essay last week on journalism and academe.
May 9, 2005
Judith Halberstam calls for a radical shift in the way her colleagues think about their discipline and its future.
May 6, 2005
College slogans range from silly to absurd, writes Mark J. Drozdowski.

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