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March 20, 2019
The people who support academic boycott, divestment and sanctions are demanding academic freedom for themselves and their fellow boycotters but denying it to their students, argues Tammi Rossman-Benjamin.
March 20, 2019
Certain ways of framing and covering the scandal are misleading and only reinforce exaggerated or inaccurate views of higher education, argues Margaret Dunning.
March 20, 2019
As learners and employers seek education and training that is cheaper, faster and better, forward-looking colleges and universities are embracing new roles as curators, certifiers and integrators, Kathleen deLaski and Rufus Glasper write.

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March 20, 2019
It’s hard to focus on, say, microbiology when you don’t know where your next meal is coming from.
March 20, 2019
Recognizing the parallels between your work as a graduate student and that of labor organizers in academia. 
March 20, 2019
How can we be sure we are identifying the most important risks in our changing field and are prepared to mitigate their potential impact?

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August 2, 2011
Patricia Aufderheide reviews seven misconceptions held by many academics -- to the detriment of their teaching scholarship.
August 1, 2011
All right, I admit it. Like many hopeful authors, I had been Googling my own book. To see if it had been blogged lately, or mentioned by someone at the White House. As usual, nothing new turned up. But then I saw something odd on the screen: a picture of my book’s front cover, but with a Slavic title. What was this?
July 29, 2011
Instead of just complaining about their students' sense of entitlement, professors should design a better classroom experience, Steven J. Bell argues.
July 28, 2011
The university technology transfer patient is ailing and needs radical treatment. Stat. Rick Shangraw Jr. and Augustine Cheng offer some prescriptions.
July 27, 2011
A new anthology by Generation Y writers is part survival handbook, part manifesto. Scott McLemee interviews the editor.

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