October 27, 2016
While it is impossible to “futureproof” a board, assessing its strengths and potential vulnerabilities can go a long way toward ensuring that it is prepared for what’s ahead, write Peter Eckel and Cathy Trower.
October 26, 2016
Intercollegiate athletics programs, which are only justifiable on our campuses if they can offer significant learning experiences, should be assessed for their educational impact, argues Michael G. Bowen.

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October 26, 2016
Five disguises you might don during graduate school.
October 26, 2016
An Open Access Week thought: Take that energy expended in fighting journal cancelations and put it somewhere useful - into open access to research.


July 14, 2009
When the pressures of the job are getting to him, Todd Diacon hops on his bike and hits the road.
July 13, 2009
Building traditions and a sense of community -- even if they take a little time -- are crucial to the success of administrators, writes Ronald S. Byrnes.
July 10, 2009
Maria Shine Stewart planned to take advantage of slightly quieter summer days to clean house. She instead confronts her packrat tendencies.
July 9, 2009
Some are closing, but more are shifting toward a more "professional" orientation. Higher education leaders shouldn't let this drift occur without assessing it, write Roger Baldwin and Vicki Baker.
July 8, 2009
We all want to change the world.... Scott McLemee interviews the editor of a new encyclopedia covering 500 years of upheaval.


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