October 20, 2016
Michael J. Socolow tells the story of an academic and a New York Times No. 1 best seller.
October 19, 2016
How to make sense of the rash of sinister clown sightings throughout America? Scott McLemee turns to Heroes, Villains and Fools: The Changing American Character.

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October 20, 2016
Reading PEN America's recent report on free speech on campus and thinking about the never-neutral library.
October 20, 2016
How to use this book to advance a learning agenda for higher ed change.
October 20, 2016
The importance of what takes place outside the classroom.


June 4, 2009
Andrew Gillen supports the goals of President Obama's proposal to end the guaranteed student loan program, but challenges the budget math behind the administration's promises.
June 3, 2009
Is the digital future inevitable for university presses? Scott McLemee goes to Book Expo to ask around.
June 2, 2009
We are living in an era in which accountability is a public mandate. The pressures of a global market and domestic economic failures have refocused our attention more clearly on ensuring that institutions -- whether banks, government agencies, or universities -- are producing the results that they promise.
June 1, 2009
Despite the importance of financial aid, efforts to attract more people to higher education will not succeed without adequate funding for programs that provide academic support for low-income students, writes Arnold Mitchem.
May 29, 2009
Wick Sloane offers his personal approach for improving (low) community college completion rates: Sticky buns, handshakes and a little more time.


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