October 27, 2016
While it is impossible to “futureproof” a board, assessing its strengths and potential vulnerabilities can go a long way toward ensuring that it is prepared for what’s ahead, write Peter Eckel and Cathy Trower.
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.

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October 27, 2016
Transfer, censorship, school schedules and pumpkin carving.
October 27, 2016
The costs of child care.


June 30, 2009
Publishing -- especially university press publishing -- is a tough business. Recently, many presses have come under greater financial pressure or the threat of being closed completely. Much of this is due to the downturn in the economy, which strains state budgets and makes so-called ancillary operations like scholarly publishing expendable.
June 29, 2009
While literary scholars have good reason to study race, gender and sexuality, too many ignore the economically struggling, writes Keith Gandal.
June 26, 2009
After studying four institutions that shut their doors, Alice Brown offers guidance to campus leaders contemplating closure -- and urges them to act decisively.
June 25, 2009
Tom Deans considers whether a key part of writing instruction breeds dependency or encourages interdependence.
June 24, 2009
What will LGBT scholarship look like over the next decade? Scott McLemee asks around.


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