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June 17, 2019
David Benjamin Gruenbaum offers a solution to the fairness issues created when some students get extra time on the SAT and ACT.
June 17, 2019
New studies on low-income students raise important issues, but we should not assume that there is a single best approach to higher education for all students, writes Jim Jump.
June 17, 2019
The truth about these teams is more complex than headlines acknowledge, and misconceptions about them abound, Ryan A. Miller and four other scholars argue.

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June 16, 2019
What can we learn from how a good writer works to help others write good?
June 16, 2019
Can the personal crises lens that Diamond applied to nations also apply to colleges?

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April 25, 2005
It has been heartening to witness the recent runaway success of Princeton emeritus Harry G. Frankfurt’s latest book, On Bullshit. First published as an essay in 1988, Frankfurt’s splendid study is largely an effort to distinguish between lies and bullshit. A liar, Frankfurt notes, acknowledges truth-systems yet tries to pass off information that is not true.
April 22, 2005
Michael Bugeja thinks about Shakespeare, the Internet, footnotes and scholarship -- on the eve of the Bard's birthday.
April 21, 2005
A recent essay raises interesting questions about literary hoaxing.
April 20, 2005
Colleges that shift to performance-based education usually need a big push from their presidents, Joseph A. Olzacki and Donn Weinholtz argue.
April 19, 2005
Half of writing -- and most of life -- comes down to having plausible excuse for what you already plan to do.

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