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January 24, 2020
Peter Pomerantsev's This Is Not Propaganda: Adventures in the War Against Reality demonstrates that one variety of globalization is compatible with economic protectionism, cultural isolationism and an obsession with national sovereignty, Scott McLemee writes.
January 23, 2020
Jeff Gold, Roy Stripling and Michal Kurlaender describe a program that encourages professors to use tools offering specifics about the academic trajectories of their students to help facilitate those students' paths to a college degree.
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.

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January 24, 2020
While the balance of reconciling ideals and practical action will never be fulfilled, we would do well to remember the importance of ideals in our everyday lives.
January 24, 2020
A drop-everything moment.
January 23, 2020
Distance learning and the new anti-telecommuting policies for federal workers.

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January 6, 2020
The changes to the ACT will only exacerbate the problems, writes Ben Paris.
January 3, 2020
Scott McLemee reviews Francis Su's Mathematics for Human Flourishing.
January 2, 2020
What if the best about composition teaching, Deborah L. Williams asks, became the pedagogical default instead of the exception?
December 20, 2019
The concept of self-plagiarism is peculiar and in some ways more interesting than ordinary plagiarism, observes Scott McLemee.
December 20, 2019
Higher education institutions and their leaders -- who claim to help graduates develop critical thinking -- are doing too little to combat the growing lack of reason roiling our society, Ryan Craig writes.

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