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October 28, 2020
Historian John R. Thelin returns to the ’60s, when Biden -- along with the majority of his classmates -- was regular, not radical.
October 28, 2020
In educational institutions today, students must grapple with real life-and-death decisions, writes Rita Kirk.
October 27, 2020
Colleges provide many benefits that are central to American democracy, chief among them their role in mitigating authoritarian preferences and attitudes, writes Anthony P. Carnevale.

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July 7, 2020
"What Mr. Kim ignores in defense of his focus is that we are now asking bus drivers to fly airplanes."
July 7, 2020
They "didn't travel halfway around the world to be told they have to sit in an apartment and stare at a screen all day."
July 7, 2020
Dear Editor, I nodded in silent agreement while reading Kolnick’s "Generals Die in Bed" and noticed that Joshua Kim's response had different errors, even though he sees himself wrapped in righteousness and all good things.  
July 7, 2020
Hiding behind a screen name is one reason the comments have gotten out of hand.
July 3, 2020
Dear Editors:

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October 28, 2020
A clear choice for those who care about higher education.  
October 28, 2020
How a special newspaper section can prompt a serious reflection about this nation’s past and about history education more broadly.
October 28, 2020
A series of events has converged to put new impetus behind sharing courses online. The COVID-19 pandemic, rapid deployment of remote learning, growth of MOOCs and mounting financial pressure on colleges and universities have combined to open minds on this topic.

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October 5, 2020
Grant J. Heston writes that they still believe in the college degree.
October 5, 2020
Lydia Mann considers the new COVID-19 essay prompts.
October 2, 2020
It is the rare president who hasn't had to deal with such a person on their institution's board, and getting rid of one is difficult, but Terry O'Banion offers some helpful strategies.
October 2, 2020
Criminals often target colleges for cyberattacks, and DeRionne P. Pollard shares lessons her institution learned firsthand in hopes of helping others prevent or respond to one.
October 1, 2020
Promoting democracy is a key part of higher ed's mission, writes Eric Mlyn, so why are our leaders not forcefully calling out President Trump for attacking the integrity of our election?

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