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 26, 2016
Five disguises you might don during graduate school.
October 26, 2016
An Open Access Week thought: Take that energy expended in fighting journal cancelations and put it somewhere useful - into open access to research.


June 8, 2007
The Education Department's pressure on colleges to use quantitative measures of student learning is getting ahead of the needed research, Bernard Fryshman writes.
June 7, 2007
A loyal but worried member of the association offers an agenda for making the faculty group more relevant and more powerful.
June 6, 2007
As the HBO classic comes to an end, Scott McLemee revisits an early analysis of the gangster as American archetype.
June 5, 2007
The vote by the leaders of Britain's faculty union to isolate Israeli professors and universities demands opposition, writes Charles Small.
June 4, 2007
Current models are doomed to fail, but approaches that are willing to challenge corporate values and students' moral blinders might work, writes Terry L. Price.


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