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February 22, 2017
Abraham Flexner's The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge highlights how the pursuit of knowledge for its own sake has shown itself to be a powerful force in the world, writes Scott McLemee.
February 21, 2017
Entrepreneur mania seems to be sweeping higher education institutions, but an entire university based largely on those principles is problematic, argues Steven C. Ward.

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February 21, 2017
Iowa's proposal for political balance in faculty hiring.  
February 21, 2017
The real meaning of the WCET Distance Education Price and Cost Report.

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April 15, 2008
Colleges need to change the curriculum and the way they define educational goals, writes Donald W. Harward.
April 14, 2008
Kevin Carey wonders why K-12 financing systems that favor wealthier districts end up in court, but higher education financing systems aren't subjected to similar scrutiny.
April 11, 2008
David Galef recounts the U of All People's imperfect attempt to update its institutional principles after 50 years of gathering dust.
April 10, 2008
Recent decisions by a number of our major private institutions are changing the higher education financial landscape significantly and quickly.
April 9, 2008
William M. Sullivan and Matthew S. Rosin call for a new approach to thinking about the curriculum.

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