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March 25, 2019
It's time to focus on the root cause of the scandal, writes W. Kent Barnds.
March 25, 2019
Jim Jump considers the similarities and differences between getting into a top college and winning the NCAA tournament.
March 25, 2019
In the wake of President Trump's executive order, David R. Harris explains why he opposes free speech at colleges and universities.

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March 25, 2019
Not all non-tenure-track faculty are the same.
March 25, 2019
Is there a way to build a nonprofit, tuition-driven, liberal-arts focused two year college these days?
March 25, 2019
Writing for non-academics requires a different set of tools and approaches than for scholarly writing, but the payoff is worth it, writes Diana Brazzell.

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October 28, 2005
"Restorative justice" can help both victims and those accused of many violations of college policies, writes David R. Karp.
October 27, 2005
"Whoever cannot give to himself an adequate account of the past three thousand years," said Goethe, "remains in darkness, without history, living from day to day." That is an expression of a bedrock principle of liberal humanism, European-style. It takes the existence of the educated individual as its basic unit of reference -- its gold standard. But it also judges the quality of that existence by how much the individual has spent in acquiring a sense of the past.
October 26, 2005
Isolation is one of the biggest enemies of grad students, and yet is all too prevalent, writes Gina Hiatt.
October 25, 2005
As the holiday season approaches, Scott McLemee contemplates made-up traditions -- and his own future in the remainder bin.
October 24, 2005
Academics worry too much about consumer values in higher education, but Alex Golub writes that it's not about the money -- it's about the relationship.

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