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September 23, 2016
As we consider which aspects of racism we in higher education can most effectively address, we need to make our institutions ideal places for cultivating the sociological imagination, writes Judith Shapiro.
September 22, 2016
Proponents of digital badges and alternative credentials have valuable goals, writes Colin Mathews, but are pushing a universal language of credentialing that is unnecessary and unfair.

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September 22, 2016
Star Trek, job security, movies and a future author.
September 22, 2016
Steps you can take this week, this month, and this year.
September 22, 2016
Why you have a fast job in a slow institution.

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April 30, 2007
Daniel H. Weiss considers some of the key questions facing liberal arts colleges -- and all of higher education.
April 27, 2007
Steven J. Bell critiques his fellow librarians on the state of their profession's debates (or lack thereof).
April 26, 2007
All Texas parents keep a watchful eye on their progeny's performance in high school, knowing that a "top 10 percent" class rank guarantees admission to the state college of their choice. There are variants in other states, but this is the best known. Acclaimed by many for opening doors to higher education for disadvantaged students at the state's most prestigious university, the program is now the target of sharp criticism from the University of Texas at Austin.
April 25, 2007
If college leaders want to learn how to recruit female scientists, they might want to visit the U. of Maryland-Baltimore County.
April 24, 2007
The best way to ward off government-imposed accountability is for higher education leaders to do the job themselves, argues Richard Hersh.

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