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February 16, 2018
Scott McLemee describes a few of the ways Philippe Charlier's study of the dead, When Science Sheds Light on History: Forensic Science and Anthropology, illuminates the world of the living.
February 15, 2018
The story behind Lawrence Bacow's selection as president of Harvard University exemplifies the transformative power of higher education, writes Ted Mitchell.

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February 17, 2018
The President of Ukraine’s National Academy of Sciences, Borys Paton, will turn 100 this year.  He is perhaps the oldest chief of a national academy in the world. 
February 15, 2018
The school shooting tragedy; class schedules; provosts and deans; more.
February 15, 2018
A recommendation that I’ll be interested if you take up.

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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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