New report considers "scalable" models from eight colleges near the Texas-Mexico line.
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December 5, 2008
December 4, 2008
Persistent gender gap in study abroad, even as total enrollments rise, puzzles many experts.
November 26, 2008
Many anthropologists find the military's Human Terrain System ethically flawed. Its chief architect was selected for prominent role -- seen as inappropriate honor by some -- at a scholarly meeting.
November 25, 2008
At annual meeting, anthropologists discuss mothering in, and of, the field.
November 24, 2008
At annual anthropology conference, scholars discuss ethical imperatives to apply their expertise outside academe -- and ethically fraught applications.
November 21, 2008
At annual business meeting, anthropologists weigh in on planned review of the ethics code. Tensions simmer.
November 20, 2008
SAN FRANCISCO – If there’s one thing that unites an education “community,” it just might be the use of the word “community” – and, not surprisingly, “the notion of community is drawn upon frequently in educational research,” said Doris S. Warriner, of Arizona State University. “However,” Warriner continued, “the concept of community is often used to convey common experiences” -- where significant diversity of experience in fact exists.
November 18, 2008
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Stephen C. Scott makes a case for sustainability that plays well in community college circles. “Sustainability is not only the right thing to do; in the long run, it’s going to be the most economical also.”
November 17, 2008
International numbers up 7 percent, but reported increase is fueled largely by big gains in non-degree and training programs, and more accurate counting. Study abroad keeps growing.
November 12, 2008
Faculty members describe different approaches to incorporating sustainability into their classes, in some very different disciplines.