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September 24, 2018
In Division III, game outcomes may matter less than the enrollment of male students, writes Jim Jump.
September 24, 2018
The real question should be whether the discrimination is legal and serves an educational purpose, writes David Karen.
September 24, 2018
In the face of the administration's attacks on the press, Greg Britton questions whether his work as a scholarly publisher really differs from that of journalists.

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September 23, 2018
Grades vs. test scores.
September 23, 2018
What it's like to be married to an academic rock star.
September 23, 2018
Getting started is often the hardest part.

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August 17, 2011
A historian's thoughts on recent American religious history resonate with the campaign season. Scott McLemee looks around the paywall.
August 16, 2011
If universities want to end athletic scandals, they need to kill Division I football and basketball, writes Lewis Margolis.
August 15, 2011
Daniel S. Hamermesh studied why more attractive people are more successful -- and found evidence that the trend applies in academe.
August 12, 2011
Discouraging professors of journalism from doing journalism themselves is like telling a music professor to give away his piano and write about people who still play one. In the fall of 2010 I was denied funding by the journalism department at the American University in Cairo, my employer at the time, for travel to Tunisia, where I was hoping to write about the lack of journalistic attention on that despotic country. Why the rejection? I was a tenure-track faculty member with a Ph.D. and, therefore, I should have been conducting only “academic” research, not political analysis.
August 11, 2011
In the time of Twitter, concision may be a valid goal in student writing. But clarity and accuracy are often emphasized too little, Kim Epting argues.

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