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February 22, 2019
Scott McLemee reviews Joan Wallach Scott's Knowledge, Power and Academic Freedom.
February 21, 2019
When numbers are misused in a way that reinforces an idea that such institutions are less than most of higher education, we should respond, argues Walter Kimbrough.
February 20, 2019
Expanding access to lower-cost and more flexible training programs must be tied to measurable job outcomes, General Assembly officials argue.

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February 22, 2019
Trustees, degrees, slang.
February 21, 2019
Alternative academic scholarship and practice.
February 21, 2019
A combination of work, graduate school, and life experiences can sometimes be a catalyst for career opportunities.

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June 2, 2011
In an excerpt from his new book on MIT, Samuel Jay Keyser talks about why commissions and task forces may be ignored, but certain events can lead to real change at a university.
June 1, 2011
It's been almost twenty years since the death of an American intellectual maverick. But Scott McLemee finds there is plenty of life left in his work.
May 31, 2011
Decades after an action in class he regretted instantly, Lauren Soth meets the student he embarrassed.
May 27, 2011
Commencement is supposed to be students' crowning achievement. So how come so few professors bother to see their students off? David Galef asks.
May 27, 2011
Pete Mackey considers why campuses -- and their diverse constituencies -- react to different speakers in different ways.

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