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February 16, 2018
Scott McLemee describes a few of the ways Philippe Charlier's study of the dead, When Science Sheds Light on History: Forensic Science and Anthropology, illuminates the world of the living.
February 15, 2018
The story behind Lawrence Bacow's selection as president of Harvard University exemplifies the transformative power of higher education, writes Ted Mitchell.

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February 17, 2018
The President of Ukraine’s National Academy of Sciences, Borys Paton, will turn 100 this year.  He is perhaps the oldest chief of a national academy in the world. 
February 15, 2018
The school shooting tragedy; class schedules; provosts and deans; more.
February 15, 2018
A recommendation that I’ll be interested if you take up.

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October 30, 2009
The movement to minimize the faculty role in higher education needs to be resisted, in part by explaining to the public why the role is crucial, writes Peter Katopes.
October 29, 2009
Universities must work harder to make their galleries key to the educational experience, but getting rid of them is shortsighted and bad for the institutions and their students, writes James Christen Steward.
October 28, 2009
To connect with students in the classroom, you need to be realistic about them and about yourself, write Gary W. Lewandowski Jr. and David B. Strohmetz.
October 27, 2009
By focusing on career training over education, the federal government risks threatening to shortchange two-year-college students, writes Bernard Fryshman.
October 26, 2009
Dan Edelstein asks whether liberal education is credible without foreign languages.

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