October 28, 2016
Students rarely compare college graduation rates when deciding where to apply and enroll, but they should, argues Micere Keels.
October 27, 2016
While it is impossible to “futureproof” a board, assessing its strengths and potential vulnerabilities can go a long way toward ensuring that it is prepared for what’s ahead, write Peter Eckel and Cathy Trower.

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October 27, 2016
Transfer, censorship, school schedules and pumpkin carving.
October 27, 2016
The costs of child care.


November 16, 2007
Jason B. Jones writes that, done correctly, the kinds of statistical analysis politicians want in assessment systems can point to tough and important questions for professors and administrators to consider.
November 15, 2007
The latest salvo in the entertainment industry's campaign against illegal downloading of movies and music -- aided and abetted by Congress -- is wrong, and students should help fight it, Kenneth C. Green argues.
November 14, 2007
The oral historian Studs Terkel now tells his life's story. Scott McLemee listens to a puzzling silence in the tale.
November 13, 2007
Keith Hoeller writes that a review of the history of the push for adjunct equity suggests that it's time for some strategy adjustments.
November 13, 2007
The push to measure student learning is portrayed as benefiting students, but it will hurt, not help, them, writes Bernard Fryshman.


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