Book jacket for David Hellerstein's 'The Couch, the Clinic, and the Scanner: Stories from Three Revolutionary Eras of the Mind.'
March 24, 2023
Scott McLemee reviews David Hellerstein’s The Couch, the Clinic, and the Scanner: Stories From Three Revolutionary Eras of the Mind.
A man in academic regalia faces away from the camera, with a crowd of commencement guests in the background (in front of him).
March 23, 2023
Community college president Keith Curry writes that his choice of professional footwear helps him better connect with students and advocate on their behalf as his authentic self.
A shiny silver robotic hand types on a laptop keyboard.
March 22, 2023
Administrators and faculty should respond to the rise of AI with speed, strategic purpose and an inclusive focus on equitable student value, Daniel Dolan and Ekin Yasin write.


March 24, 2023
Good news for student parents; good news for purveyors of “dad jokes”; good news from The Boy.
March 23, 2023
A higher education–centric theory of economic development.
March 23, 2023
Americans have a lot to worry about with data capture beyond TikTok.


April 21, 2005
A recent essay raises interesting questions about literary hoaxing.
April 20, 2005
Colleges that shift to performance-based education usually need a big push from their presidents, Joseph A. Olzacki and Donn Weinholtz argue.
April 19, 2005
Half of writing -- and most of life -- comes down to having plausible excuse for what you already plan to do.
April 18, 2005
David Galef on "What I Learned at the Associated Writing Programs Conference."
April 15, 2005
John V. Lombardi on why the student/faculty ratio owns a special place among the most spurious of higher education statistics.



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