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February 22, 2017
Abraham Flexner's The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge highlights how the pursuit of knowledge for its own sake has shown itself to be a powerful force in the world, writes Scott McLemee.
February 21, 2017
Entrepreneur mania seems to be sweeping higher education institutions, but an entire university based largely on those principles is problematic, argues Steven C. Ward.

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February 21, 2017
Iowa's proposal for political balance in faculty hiring.  
February 21, 2017
The real meaning of the WCET Distance Education Price and Cost Report.

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December 7, 2007
Having received readers' reports on her manuscripts and contributed to those for others, Caroline Levine writes about why she imposed a rule on herself.
December 6, 2007
Daniel Barwick challenges the assumption that small is always best in the college classroom.
December 5, 2007
What are the best academic blogs you've never heard of? Scott McLemee beats the bushes for leads
December 4, 2007
Rob Weir argues that top colleges and universities can get better by getting grayer -- at least in selecting professors.
December 4, 2007
A student's victory points to the power of some campus traditions, and the need to challenge them, writes Hugo Schwyzer.

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