Higher Education Audio & podcast


October 25, 2016
How did the Electoral College come to be? In today's Academic Minute, Stanford University's Jack Rakove explores the origin of this sometimes maligned style of election.

  • Editorial Webinars

    Register for our upcoming conference, or purchase recordings of past conferences.

  • This Week

    An audio newscast that goes behind and beyond the headlines

  • Academic Minute

    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

    The Pulse, hosted by Rodney B. Murray of University of the Sciences, is Inside Higher Ed's monthly technology podcast.

  • Advertiser Webinars

    Free webinars from our advertisers


August 9, 2016
Is grit overrated? In today's Academic Minute, Iowa State University's Marcus Crede explains why this secret of success may not be all it’s cracked up to be.
August 8, 2016
Inside Higher Ed editors Scott Jaschik and Doug Lederman discuss the "Campus Safety" booklet's findings.
August 8, 2016
Is commercialism affecting the spirit of the Olympic Games? In today's Academic Minute, Morningside College's Heather Reid discusses this issue.
August 5, 2016
Are we entering a new age? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Leicester's Jan Zalasiewicz delves into the Anthropocene.
August 4, 2016
Studying women in politics helps us understand the past and how to improve the future. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Indianapolis's Laura Albright examines the life of a female former governor and shows us how far there is to go.


Back to Top