March 23, 2018
Scott McLemee reviews new and forthcoming titles from university presses that take up these interconnected subjects.
March 23, 2018
Most colleges and universities rarely kill academic programs for underperforming. They (and their students) would be better off if they regularly culled programs that aren’t giving graduates the skills they need, Ryan Craig writes.

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March 23, 2018
Reflecting on the impact of Dr. Hawking's life and work on graduate students with disabilities.
March 23, 2018
A focus on the positive.
March 22, 2018
Academic innovation gigs, learning as a lens, and the desire for a different kind of community of practice.


September 30, 2010
Diana Chapman Walsh considers the paradoxes of leadership in academe.
September 29, 2010
Protest against a UN-sponsored conference in Iran has a new tactic. Scott McLemee reports.
September 28, 2010
Wick Sloane wonders what it would take for someone to win the award for contributions to helping the world learn.
September 27, 2010
Holden Thorp and Buck Goldstein consider how leading research institutions should -- and should not -- change.
September 24, 2010
Although many demur, faculty members have a responsibility to care about, and be role models for, students' development outside the classroom, Kevin Brown argues.


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