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May 5, 2016
The values that undergird higher education as a guarantor of human dignity and enlightenment are under a special intensity of attack, argues Robert Weisbuch, while we in academe seem preoccupied with the little stuff.
May 4, 2016
The torture of a foreign student has become the synecdoche for uncounted thousands of people now in Egyptian prisons or graves, writes Scott McLemee.

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Thinking about Colin Hanks’ documentary - All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records.
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The social media discontentment problem.
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April 8, 2016
The beard is mostly a banal feature of the face, and the life of a department chair involves a great deal of banality as well, writes Jeff Rice.
April 7, 2016
The student learning outcomes accreditors require too often reduce learning to inane, meaningless blurbs, writes Robert Shireman, which prevent the sort of quality assurance that puts student work at the center.
April 7, 2016
Most colleges put student work at the center of how they measure academic quality, writes Peter Ewell, who argues that abandoning student learning outcomes would be a serious mistake.
April 6, 2016
What happens when your darkest secret or most agonizing experience can be recorded, stored, duplicated endlessly and broadcast for the world to see? Scott McLemee reviews a book on privacy in the 21st century.
April 5, 2016
Many people in higher education are skeptical of its value, but we should give it the legitimacy it deserves, argues Karlyn Crowley.

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