March 23, 2018
Scott McLemee reviews new and forthcoming titles from university presses that take up these interconnected subjects.
March 23, 2018
Most colleges and universities rarely kill academic programs for underperforming. They (and their students) would be better off if they regularly culled programs that aren’t giving graduates the skills they need, Ryan Craig writes.

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March 23, 2018
Reflecting on the impact of Dr. Hawking's life and work on graduate students with disabilities.
March 23, 2018
A focus on the positive.
March 22, 2018
Academic innovation gigs, learning as a lens, and the desire for a different kind of community of practice.


July 9, 2009
Some are closing, but more are shifting toward a more "professional" orientation. Higher education leaders shouldn't let this drift occur without assessing it, write Roger Baldwin and Vicki Baker.
July 8, 2009
We all want to change the world.... Scott McLemee interviews the editor of a new encyclopedia covering 500 years of upheaval.
July 7, 2009
Jeffrey R. Di Leo explores issues of identity, dialogue and the practice of keeping identities secret in many practices of the academy.
July 6, 2009
If professors want to be good teachers, they need to stop making fun of their students, writes Larry D. Spence.
July 2, 2009
G. Thomas Couser explains to a student why excuses for academic dishonesty won't fly with him.


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