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September 30, 2016
A new report from the Council of Economic Advisers details how the Obama administration's higher ed policies over the last seven years have begun to pay off, write Sandra Black and Jason Furman.
September 30, 2016
A major criticism from students who have dropped out of graduate school is the lack of support they received from their professors, write Melissa A. Brevetti and Dana Ford.

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October 1, 2016
Anyone who reads the vast, rapidly expanding literature on innovation in higher education will be struck by the pervasiveness of certain discourses and tropes.  Three stand out.
September 29, 2016
Others are planning on the university of the future, and most aren't going to like it.
September 29, 2016
Cognitive dissonance made me do it. If you want social justice, why do you let your research be locked up for profit?

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November 29, 2007
Three things caught my eye this morning, each conveying a “time’s up!” warning. First, while savoring my first cup of morning coffee, I encountered a long article on the front page of the Chicago Tribune’s Metro section covering former Illinois Governor George Ryan’s long-delayed passage from freedom to prison.
November 28, 2007
Al Qaeda's strategists have a battle plan. Scott McLemee wants to duck and cover....
November 27, 2007
Colleges are better at helping other organizations' employees develop than at helping their own, writes Doug Lynch.
November 26, 2007
If academics want to take global warming seriously, they can start by considering how much they travel, write Joyce Appleby and Nikki Keddie.
November 21, 2007
A mainstream newspaper covering academic books regularly? Scott McLemee looks into it.

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