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July 16, 2018
The Temple rankings scandal points to flaws in the way higher education leaders treat professional staff, writes Allison H. Keene.
July 13, 2018
Scott McLemee reviews some forthcoming titles -- hypertopical and otherwise -- about which readers might want to know.

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July 15, 2018
Let's make scholars, not academics.
July 15, 2018
Why education is expensive, and why technology will not be the solution.
July 15, 2018
A wording change in an ALA policy shows intellectual freedom is not so simple.

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November 10, 2010
A neglected book offers insights into how prominent scholars produce their work. Scott McLemee makes a recommendation.
November 9, 2010
Wick Sloane's annual look at the status of veterans at selective colleges finds some laggards -- and one pleasant surprise, at William & Mary.
November 8, 2010
A report provides both the rationale and a plan of action for colleges to recruit and retain more black, Latino and Native American students in STEM fields, writes Freeman A. Hrabowski III.
November 5, 2010
If you plotted our town on one of those vintage maps that show important products, we’d be an ear of corn, a fat green soybean, and a little black mortarboard. Even within the perimeter of the campus, we have farms for teaching and research. On one of these, a dairy farm of 200 cows, we are living out our destiny as a land-grant institution.
November 5, 2010
Last week Inside Higher Ed published a column by Scott McLemee entitled “Rude Democracy,” which discussed Jon Stewart’s Rally to Restore Sanity and apparent trends indicating a lack of political engagement among young people. McLemee’s argument was both intelligent and important, but I believe there’s another side to the story of Stewart’s rally, political civility, and turnout among college students and young voters in the 2010 midterm election.

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