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July 16, 2018
The Temple rankings scandal points to flaws in the way higher education leaders treat professional staff, writes Allison H. Keene.
July 13, 2018
Scott McLemee reviews some forthcoming titles -- hypertopical and otherwise -- about which readers might want to know.

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July 16, 2018
A key issue for Prior Learning Assessment.  
July 16, 2018
Why reading about paleontology will make you want to go to grad school.
July 15, 2018
Let's make scholars, not academics.

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October 28, 2005
"Restorative justice" can help both victims and those accused of many violations of college policies, writes David R. Karp.
October 27, 2005
"Whoever cannot give to himself an adequate account of the past three thousand years," said Goethe, "remains in darkness, without history, living from day to day." That is an expression of a bedrock principle of liberal humanism, European-style. It takes the existence of the educated individual as its basic unit of reference -- its gold standard. But it also judges the quality of that existence by how much the individual has spent in acquiring a sense of the past.
October 26, 2005
Isolation is one of the biggest enemies of grad students, and yet is all too prevalent, writes Gina Hiatt.
October 25, 2005
As the holiday season approaches, Scott McLemee contemplates made-up traditions -- and his own future in the remainder bin.
October 24, 2005
Academics worry too much about consumer values in higher education, but Alex Golub writes that it's not about the money -- it's about the relationship.

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