Filter & Sort

Stop Being Polite and Start Getting Real

Don’t let students get away with a writing performance. Have them do the real thing.

Making Progress in the New Reality

Confidence in higher ed is low. It’s best to ignore that and get to work.

When Free Speech Collides With Academic Freedom

Goings-on at U of Chicago, and happy retirement to Scott Jaschik.

Can These Institutions Be Saved?

Can higher ed step up and walk the talk?

Reject Automated Grading of Student Writing

Some lines we shouldn’t cross. This is one.

Write Your Own Syllabus

You won’t regret doing the work that matters most.

The Humanities Will Never Die Redux

In the aftermath of the Succession finale, the public scholars of the world take to the internet.