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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 22, 2017
Responses prompt new questions.  
February 22, 2017
Digital books, digital reading, and the conflict between concentrated ownership and research.
February 22, 2017
Shared governance is important. Does it really exist?

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January 25, 2008
As a professor, Rob Oden led many study trips. He considers why he is doing so now, from a different vantage point.
January 24, 2008
College leaders are paying the price for having done a poor job crafting coherent and compelling explanations about college prices, writes Paul Marthers.
January 23, 2008
Before globalization hit the headlines, Américo Paredes was living it. Scott McLemee interviews the leading Paredes scholar for an IHE podcast.
January 22, 2008
Terry Caesar considers the relationship between the traditional role of faculty wife and the role of today's adjunct.
January 21, 2008
Wick Sloane offers three suggestions for changing the federal tax code to help more low-income and first-generation Americans afford college.

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