October 27, 2016
While it is impossible to “futureproof” a board, assessing its strengths and potential vulnerabilities can go a long way toward ensuring that it is prepared for what’s ahead, write Peter Eckel and Cathy Trower.
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.

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October 27, 2016
Transfer, censorship, school schedules and pumpkin carving.
October 27, 2016
The costs of child care.


March 23, 2009
With so many good scholarly books going unread, and good conference papers unheard, it's time to rethink how we share information in academe, writes Ken Coates.
March 20, 2009
Higher education needs to get serious about materials found in electronic formats, writes Sara Kubik.
March 19, 2009
It's time for humanists to move beyond a Luddite approach on student learning, for strategic and educational reasons, David Scobey argues.
March 18, 2009
A prominent critic worries about college students' extracurricular reading. But Scott McLemee wonders about the best-seller lists....
March 17, 2009
When professors discuss their conditions with students, the positive consequences extend well beyond a course, writes Linda Kornasky.


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