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January 22, 2020
Opening up Pell Grants to short-term training is a promising idea, but changes are needed to prevent unintended consequences for equity, writes Jim Jacobs.
January 21, 2020
Liberal arts colleges can save themselves -- and perhaps our democracy -- by mining their backyards for and educating more students from working-class backgrounds via a new degree option, Rob Fried and Eli Kramer write.
January 21, 2020
Don't dwell on the Varsity Blues scandal, writes Ben Paris. Focus on the ways there are advantages, in plain sight, to cheat.

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January 22, 2020
Intensifying inequality, continued public disinvestment, challenges to master’s programs and a shift away from learning innovation.
January 22, 2020
We need to better grasp why marginalized student populations are likelier to fall short of their educational goals -- and how we and our schools contribute to the problem.
January 22, 2020
Why do students register a little later every year?

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December 9, 2019
Interest in the 2020 election could give colleges and universities an opportunity to increase student voting and civic engagement to a level we've rarely seen before, argues Hahrie Han.
December 9, 2019
What are its affirmative action practices, Alan Morrison asks.
December 6, 2019
Why is brazenly putting one's name on a text that someone else wrote repugnant? Should it be? Scott McLemee explores the issue.
December 5, 2019
More information about what works in competency-based programs is needed to inform policy and encourage the growth of this promising form of postsecondary education, writes Charla Long.
December 4, 2019
To ensure that our species endures, we must advance space-based technologies, Tuija Pulkkinen and Anthony Waas write, and that will require us to break our interdisciplinary boundaries.

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