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August 23, 2019
Peter Martin's The Dictionary Wars: The American Fight Over the English Language shows Noah Webster as the sort of ideologue who's convinced he has a historical mission and carries himself accordingly, writes Scott McLemee.
August 22, 2019
Competition among the viewpoints of various observers, writes John Thelin, ultimately centers on a crucial question: Should academic searches be closed or open?
August 21, 2019
Imprisoned people are desperate to become students, and that desire and economics mandate that we heed their calls, argues Doran Larson.

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August 22, 2019
What can we do in the classroom to link the kind of thoughtful pause it takes to really understand something deeply with the practical skills to manage the constant flood of information?
August 22, 2019
Making the Community College transfer process more seamless and successfu
August 22, 2019
It’s likely not your students. But maybe it should be.

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May 10, 2005
Sasha Waters offers a pointed reply to her colleague Stephen Bloom's essay last week on journalism and academe.
May 9, 2005
Judith Halberstam calls for a radical shift in the way her colleagues think about their discipline and its future.
May 6, 2005
College slogans range from silly to absurd, writes Mark J. Drozdowski.
May 5, 2005
Right after 9/11, the obituaries started to appear: Irony, the reports said, was dead. Either that or in really bad condition.
May 4, 2005
Stephen G. Bloom decries the higher education version of the Academy of the Overrated.

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