March 23, 2018
Scott McLemee reviews new and forthcoming titles from university presses that take up these interconnected subjects.
March 23, 2018
Most colleges and universities rarely kill academic programs for underperforming. They (and their students) would be better off if they regularly culled programs that aren’t giving graduates the skills they need, Ryan Craig writes.

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March 23, 2018
Reflecting on the impact of Dr. Hawking's life and work on graduate students with disabilities.
March 23, 2018
A focus on the positive.
March 22, 2018
Academic innovation gigs, learning as a lens, and the desire for a different kind of community of practice.


December 23, 2010
Maybe it's time for a new kind of instructor evaluation of students, writes Rob Weir.
December 22, 2010
Was there a book that rocked your world in 2010? Scott McLemee asks around.
December 21, 2010
Penn State professors move to give more leeway to faculty members dealing with controversial issues.
December 20, 2010
The watchdog's updated report on for-profit colleges does not change its conclusions one bit, Senator Tom Harkin writes.
December 20, 2010
To distract herself from the onslaught of grading, Maria Shine Stewart contemplates commas, dashes and lesser-known marks.


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