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March 6, 2015
The new edition of This Week focused on the week's undisputed big story: Sweet Briar College's surprising announcement that it would shut its doors this summer. President James F. Jones joined Inside Higher Ed's Doug Lederman and the moderator Casey Green to explain the college's decision and the factors behind it. Then two experts, Agnes Scott College's Elizabeth Kiss and Alice Brown, president emeritus of the Appalachian College Association, discussed the implications of Sweet Briar's decision for other private colleges and higher education generally.
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The Academic Minute features professors from top institutions around the country, delving into topics from the serious to the light-hearted, keeping listeners abreast of what's new and exciting in the academy.
The Pulse, hosted by Rodney B. Murray of University of the Sciences, is Inside Higher Ed's monthly technology podcast
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January 30, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Connecticut's Nicholas Leadbeater examines why artificial sweeteners can be thousands of time sweeter than real sugar.
January 27, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, the College of Saint Rose's Kim Middleton explores how budding filmmakers are using YouTube as a place to develop their creativity.
January 26, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Brown University's Elena Oancea discusses the similarity in how our eyes and skin respond to UV light.
January 25, 2012
This month's edition of The Pulse podcast features a conversation with Jon Corshen, the CEO of GoingOn, discussing the social networking platforms features and functions and what differentiates it from Facebook, Ning and others.
January 25, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Tulane University's David Mullin discusses his work using bacteria to convert old newspaper into biofuel.
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