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Librarian removes controversial list of "predatory" journals and publishers, reportedly in response to "threats and politics."
Policy experts, academics, advocates and college administrators ask questions they hope to see answered in today's confirmation hearing for Betsy DeVos, the Trump administration’s education secretary nominee.
Northwestern U Faculty Senate passes resolution encouraging professors to put information about mental health services on their syllabi.
University of Toronto supports an “anti-psychiatry” scholarship and the professor who championed it, but some fear impact of institutional endorsement of what they view as fake science.
Author discusses book about efforts in the post-Civil War era to create colleges in the South that educated men and women, black students and white students together.
Study suggests digital models can help medical schools, which face a shortage of cadavers, teach students human anatomy.

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We need to engage in a serious dialogue about our role in exacerbating the opportunity gap and our obligation to close it, argues Dan Greenstein.

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Christopher M. Hakala provides insights on creating and running a teaching center.

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Confessions of a Community College Dean

January 16, 2017
A potential breakthrough, courtesy of Rhode Island's governor.

Just Visiting

January 16, 2017
Most big problems happen bit by bit. 

Technology and Learning

January 16, 2017
Lessons from the closing of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

Library Babel Fish

January 16, 2017
Google's mission is to organizes the world's information and make it universally accessible, Facebook's is to give us the power to share in order to make the world more connected. So why are we so ill-informed and divided?

Higher Ed Gamma

January 16, 2017
Alternate credentials as pathways to a rewarding career.

GradHacker

January 15, 2017
One GradHacker argues for the importance of the humanities under Trump.

Law, Policy -- and IT?

January 15, 2017
About cybersecurity in the political moment.

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