February 15, 2019
Scott McLemee contemplates the death of Lyndon LaRouche and the future of his movement.
February 14, 2019
Colleges and universities would be better served by focusing on the other half of strategic planning: the strategy, Peter Eckel and Cathy Trower argue.
February 13, 2019
As universities face pressure to demonstrate their value, engaged scholarship is more important than ever, Diana Brazzell writes.

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February 14, 2019
Examining those writing on the margins of Standard American English, your dissertation as a solitary practice.
February 14, 2019
Navigating alternative-academic scholarship, employment, and life.
February 14, 2019
Very short courses; talking politics; more.


November 28, 2012
"The Book of Genesis: A Biography" treats a classic religious text as if it were alive. Scott McLemee learns what it begat.
November 27, 2012
Gov. Scott Walker’s vision for judging the success of his state’s public universities would be a bad model for Wisconsin and the country, writes Benjamin Rifkin.
November 26, 2012
It's time to reject the idea that studying timeless disciplines is inconsistent with preparing for life success, writes William G. Durden.
November 21, 2012
What's your preferred way of finding a paper in your field? Scott McLemee looks at a report on the available options.
November 20, 2012
If everyone else can do it, why can't U of All People? David Galef asks.


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