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.
October 25, 2016
For all President Obama, Jill Biden and Martha Kanter have done for the institutions, Wick Sloane offers his thanks. Now it's up to the colleges themselves, he writes.

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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.


June 27, 2008
My classes have come to a close for another year while professional baseball is finding its summer stride. I have come to see that my classes over the span of a semester are a lot like a baseball season. There is an ebb and flow. Some days I win, some days I lose and some days it snows.
June 26, 2008
Creators of online academic resources have to change their mindset and behavior if they want to build sustainable projects in today’s rapidly changing environment, Kevin Guthrie writes.
June 25, 2008
A new field of research is emerging, devoted to the study of ignorance. Scott McLemee did not know that.
June 24, 2008
Jeffrey Nesteruk finds advantages in representing the unexpected perspective at his institution.
June 23, 2008
The right incentives could be used to truly make it possible for community college students to go on to four-year institutions, writes Kevin Carey.


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