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A tablet screen bears the words "CRITICAL RACE THEORY" in red. In the background is a row of books.
August 18, 2022
Not all is well in North Dakota: Anastassiya Andrianova offers a dispatch from the battle against legislation barring critical race theory in the Upper Midwest.
Melanie Lundquist, a white woman wearing academic regalia, speaks at a podium about her gift to McPherson College. She is surrounded by college personnel, also in academic regalia.
August 17, 2022
By giving to McPherson College in Kansas, Melanie Lundquist wants to inspire more donations to small liberal arts colleges, she writes.
An oil platform at sea on fire.
August 16, 2022
Consider this my “burning platform” memo for higher ed, Temple University president Jason Wingard writes.

Letters to the Editor

April 25, 2022
Studies show that students perform better in it than in traditional remediation.
April 23, 2022
Having one office oversee this work is an outdated model. It requires shared responsibility and shared power.
April 14, 2022
A researcher defends his work against Matt Reed's "bad faith" critique.
April 14, 2022
The university has officially, and glibly, targeted a professor as "racist" in ways that evoke shameful moments in American history.
March 31, 2022
Correcting the record on assertions about the end of the Western civilization requirement at Stanford.

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Blogs

August 18, 2022
This one is for all the new students out there.
August 17, 2022
Tracking “productivity” doesn’t actually make people more productive.
August 17, 2022
What instructors can learn from AI and machine learning–powered essay autograders.

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August 1, 2022
A white professor of BIPOC history reflects on a disturbing development—a refusal to grant credit to scholars whose phenotype matches that of historical oppressors.
July 29, 2022
University of Michigan handled controversy over a pro-life speaker at a ceremony for incoming medical students the right way, Scott Richard Lyons writes.
July 29, 2022
Campuses need more federal resources for mental health and suicide prevention, Tanya Ang writes.
July 28, 2022
Higher ed institutions must reassure first-generation students that it’s OK not to have all the answers, writes Nick Ladany, a first-gen student who became a university president.
July 27, 2022
The chief privacy officer role in higher ed should be reimagined to move beyond compliance functions to encompass privacy advocacy, Michael Corn and Joanna Grama write.

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