October 26, 2016
Intercollegiate athletics programs, which are only justifiable on our campuses if they can offer significant learning experiences, should be assessed for their educational impact, argues Michael G. Bowen.
October 25, 2016
For all President Obama, Jill Biden and Martha Kanter have done for the institutions, Wick Sloane offers his thanks. Now it's up to the colleges themselves, he writes.

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October 26, 2016
Large scale efforts to quantify and standardize student learning are destined to miss the meaningful.
October 26, 2016
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October 26, 2016
Gender, class, and challenges to the helicopter parent model.  


October 8, 2008
Is U.S. literature too insular and media-crazed to merit notice by the Swedish Academy? Scott McLemee asks around.
October 7, 2008
Kristin Esterberg and John Wooding, two professors who became administrators and then returned to the faculty ranks, consider how reward structures divide these groups.
October 6, 2008
Science fields will lose quality if they don't attract a broader range of students, write Daryl E. Chubin and Shirley M. Malcom.
October 3, 2008
When Susan Kirschner tried an experiment so she could better hear her students, she ended up teaching them how to listen.
October 2, 2008
Responding to a journal editor's helpful essay about expectations for scholarly authors, Kevin Brown offers the flip side.


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