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July 24, 2019
Randall Collins’s recently reissued 1979 book arguing that education and training are about credentialing rather than skills rings false in the digital age, Ryan Craig argues.
July 24, 2019
We faculty members are capable of both intellectual rigor and self-serving small-mindedness, astounding courage and craven pettiness. We are and are not special, writes Kathryn D. Blanchard.
July 23, 2019
We would do well to replace them with more tangible queries about teaching and mentoring, argues Alex Small.

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July 24, 2019
Ray Schroeder discusses the unusual mix of qualities that prepare people to succeed in the realm of faculty support.
July 24, 2019
Connecting the dots.
July 24, 2019
How do the influences of gospel music and Islamic practices meld into an American blues piece, then find interstellar travel? 

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June 28, 2019
Mort Maimon, a president's spouse, describes why he financially supports students who confront obstacles to obtaining a college degree.
June 27, 2019
As institutions and contexts change, trustees and presidents must rethink how the board works, how priorities have shifted, and the ways in which they interact, Cathy Trower and Peter Eckel write.  
June 26, 2019
The argument that colleges should share the financial risks of students who take out loans is similar to saying gyms are responsible for patrons' physical health and fitness, argues Walter Kimbrough.
June 25, 2019
The quality of much of the research on higher education is questionable, argue David H. Feldman and Douglas A. Webber, who recommend some questions you should ask when interpreting the results.
June 24, 2019
The controversy over Kyle Kashuv leads Jim Jump to reflect on when colleges should take back an offer.

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