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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.
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.

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January 23, 2020
"Where is the ATEC building?"
January 23, 2020
Art, difference and the new American conversation.
January 23, 2020
The start of a new year (and a new decade, depending on how you look at it) provides a great opportunity to get back to the basics of communication. Here are some simple rules to guide your communications in 2020.

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March 21, 2005
Newspapers across the country paid significant significant attention last week to the publication of "Educating School Leaders," a report by Arthur Levine, president of Columbia University’s Teachers College. We at the Renaissance Group, a consortium of 36 universities that prepare 1 of every 10 new teachers for the nation’s classrooms and a significant number of principals and school system administrators, take very seriously the business of preparing school personnel.
March 18, 2005
Terry Caesar asks what professors think about those who clean their offices -- and why they prefer not to think about the topic.
March 16, 2005
Stephen G. Bloom on his mystical encounter with the most powerful person on his campus.
March 15, 2005
Otto Weininger's book on gender is either a masterpiece or the work of Larry Summers's evil twin. Possibly both?
March 14, 2005
The NCAA's new academic standards are yet another fig leaf from the franchiser of college sports, says John V. Lombardi.

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