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October 1, 2020
Promoting democracy is a key part of higher ed's mission, writes Eric Mlyn, so why are our leaders not forcefully calling out President Trump for attacking the integrity of our election?
September 30, 2020
In-person instruction is more important than ever as our nation wrestles not only with a pandemic but also with myriad crises, write Viviana Geron, a student, and Marie Lynn Miranda, a provost.
September 30, 2020
General education represents the best and last chance for students to debate broad human problems, yet far too few institutions are giving them the opportunity, argue Andrew Delbanco and Jon Parrish Peede.

Letters to the Editor

July 7, 2020
Hiding behind a screen name is one reason the comments have gotten out of hand.
July 3, 2020
Dear Editors:
July 2, 2020
I still can’t believe that you abandoned comments for this approach, but kk, as the kids say. And worse, you abandoned them just in time to give us a piece ("Supporting Faculty Careers Amid Uncertainty," July 2) that presents us with this drivel:

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October 1, 2020
It should be easy for visitors to find information about campus reopening and COVID-19 information from your homepage and on-site search.
October 1, 2020
Worldwide, lives are stressed and strained by COVID-19. Nowhere is that more evident than in the lives of students, staff and faculty members engaged in the transformed role of online learning.
October 1, 2020
Making a virtue of necessity.

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September 2, 2020
For colleges to achieve antiracism, equity and inclusion, one of the most effective actions will be for professors to stop talking so much in their classrooms, argue Scott Freeman and Elli Theobald.
September 1, 2020
Doing so expands access and opportunity in the short term but creates a two-tiered society that reinforces equity gaps over the long haul, writes Melanie Ho.
September 1, 2020
Channeling more funding directly to grad students would diversify academe and enhance the scientific enterprise, argue Kafui Dzirasa, Christopher D. Lynn, Jin Kim Montclare, Leia Stirling and Bill Wuest.
August 31, 2020
Psst, here's a hint: forget about standardized tests, writes Robert J. Sternberg.
August 31, 2020
There are clear steps for colleges to take, writes John Augusto.

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