News

Green Mountain says it couldn't chart a path toward financial stability. This semester will be its last.

Teaching and Learning

Study documents decline in languages offered for instruction at American colleges over three-year period.
A dazzling array of works from 1923 are now available freely to scholars, artists and writers, opening up new possibilities for teaching and publishing.
Private investment firm, through newly created nonprofit, buys several Art Institutes and South University campuses, raising concerns about transparency and the viability of former for-profit institutions.
European Commission envoy sees attempt to get around open-access requirements.

Views

Should rules written to protect biomedical research subjects from physical harm, Alan Sokal asks, be applied blindly to very different types of subjects?

Career Advice

KerryAnn O'Meara explains the important role of third spaces in higher education.
As higher education focuses on sustainability, improved insight across the institution impacts key areas like student + employee retention.

Blogs

Confessions of a Community College Dean

January 24, 2019
Another small college forced to close.

Just Visiting

January 24, 2019
What happens when we put "appreciation" at the center of a course?

Call to Action: Marketing and Communications in Higher Education

January 24, 2019
Decentralizing your website content contribution often means more content and demand for priority from content creators. Creating a web governance strategy is key to delivering an effective website experience for web visitors.

Online: Trending Now

January 23, 2019
Every year our degrees “expire” in relevancy and timeliness if we don’t refresh each class with an eye to the future, Ray Schroeder argues.

Library Babel Fish

January 22, 2019
Yeah, I have reservations about wading into this one, but what is tenure good for if you don’t use it?

GradHacker

January 21, 2019
A responsive and flexible system for short- and long-term planning, one which uses a bullet journal and a paper calendar-accordion monstrosity.

Conversations on Diversity

January 21, 2019
The philosophy of nonviolence has great wisdom, even for those of us who are not pacifists.

The World View

January 20, 2019
Latin America — and its leading universities — are at a turning point, one that could usher in a new era of international collaboration, with wide-ranging implications for students, faculty and regional economies.
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