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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

January 26, 2022
"The accusatory tone of the piece and the lack of context are deeply disturbing and misleading."
November 19, 2021
Affordable education is essential to leveling the playing field for marginalized populations in the workforce.
October 26, 2021
Explaining the pedagogical, learning and communal benefits of OER.
October 19, 2021
Leaders sometimes misuse ther authority "with the support of the very structures that are meant to mediate and adjudicate issues for employees" who lack power.
October 1, 2021
A reader wonders if critical race theory courses challenge students to consider alternative viewpoints.

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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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July 14, 2022
As most colleges have returned to in-person learning, we shouldn’t forget some major benefits of having a remote option, Karen Powell Sears writes.
July 13, 2022
Rather than focus narrowly on lagging male enrollments, consider what would it mean for a university to truly be a women-serving institution, Sanjam Ahluwalia and Frances Riemer write.
July 12, 2022
Colleges must go beyond what proposed Title IX regulations mandate or risk expensive litigation, Brett A. Sokolow writes.
July 11, 2022
Jim Jump argues that having professional ethics is more important than ever.
July 11, 2022
If a (fake) person named Matt Wolf contacts you with questions about your scholarship, beware. Lee Brewer Jones describes apparently falling victim to a long-running fraud targeting academics.

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