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· Higher Education Gets "Competent", Via Meadia, April 24
· How Parental Involvement Affects Students' College Success, Gracy Olmstead, The American Conservative, April 24
· Telling Students to Earn Less, Wall Street Journal, April 24
· Higher Education Already Has a Leftist Bias, George Leef, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, April 23
· Should Courts Stay Out of the Race Business?, Garrett Epps, The Atlantic, April 23
· Closing the Floodgates on Student Debt, Via Meadia, April 23
· Let Them Play the Game, Sarah Demers, Inside Higher Ed, April 23
· Status Quo on State Bans on Affirmative Action , Scott Jaschik, Inside Higher Ed, April 22
· Marxism (and Conservatism) Today, Peter Lawler, Big Think, April 20
· College Degrees Aren't Becoming More Valuable, George Leef, Forbes, April 21
· How much are college students learning?, Ben Wildavsky, CNN, April 18
· Oh, No, Not Another College Tour!, Marek Fuchs, WSJ, April 17
· The Many Ways in Which The New Book About the Duke Lacrosse Case is Wrong, Stuart Taylor Jr., New Republic, April 15
· No Silver Bullet, Hunter R. Boylan, Inside Higher Ed, March 18
· Duke Lax Redux, Jonathan Last, April 17
· How Much Regulation Is Just Right?, David R. Anderson, Inside Higher Ed, April 17
· Leadership Crack-ups, Jane Shaw, Inside Higher Ed, April 16
· The State of Law School, Above the Law, April 16
· Small Colleges Sink Further into the Red, Via Meadia, April 15
· Removing the Blindfold, Katrina Gulliver, Inside Higher Ed, April 14
· A Better Way to Finance That College Degree, Miguel Palacios and Andrew P. Kelly, Wall Street Journal, April 13
· The College Faculty Crisis, New York Times, April 13
· It's not just athletes -- college screws everyone, Naomi Schaefer Riley, New York Post, April 12
· Six things colleges don't want you to know about financial aid, Libby Nelson, Vox, April 11
· One unconventional factor to consider when choosing a college, Valerie Strauss, Washington Post, April 11
· Instapundit's Glenn Reynolds on the Future of Higher Education, Alexis Garcia, Reason, April 10
· It Doesn't Matter Where You Go to College, Michael Bernick, Time, April 10
· Innovator or Protector of Status Quo?, Adrianna Kezar, Inside Higher Ed, April 11
· Where's the Recovery for Public Colleges?, Christopher Flavelle, Bloomberg View, March 10
· 10 Questions to Ask When Seeking an Affordable College Education, The EduOptimists, April 10
· A Sickness in the Soul, Jay Schalin, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, April 8
· Should Scott Walker Get His Degree? Should We Care?, Seth Mandel, Commentary, April 10
· Why Do Kids Go to College?, Bryan Caplan, EconLong, April 10
· Student Activism Worldwide, Philip G. Altbach and Manja Klemenčič, Inside Higher Ed, April 10
· How Higher Ed Contributes to Inequality, Dana Goldstein, The Atlantic, April 9
· 'Disinvitation Season' Hits a New Low at Brandeis University, Samantha Harris, FIRE, April 9
· Higher Ed Goes Corporate, Via Meadia, April 9
· Divestment Kosher for Passover at Cornell, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, March 9
· Athletic Spending Crowds Out Academics, Via Meadia, April 8
· How Climate Change Conquered the American Campus, Paul H. Tice, Wall Street Journal, April 8
· The Voracious Nought, Peter Lawler, First Things, April 8
· A Call for President Obama, Catharine Bond Hill, Inside Higher Ed, April 8
· Three-Year Bachelor's Picking Up Steam at Elite Schools, Via Meadia, April 7
· What happens to low-income students on the way to college?, Libby Nelson, Vox, April 7
· Oppressed by the Ivy League, Wall Street Journal, April 4
· College Is Still for Creating Citizens, Marvin Krislov and Steven S. Volk, Chronicle of Higher Education, April 7
· Has Higher Ed Peaked?, Bryan Alexander, Inside Higher Ed, April 7
· Is college worth it?, The Economist, April 5
· The Rise of the Anti-Liberal Left, Michelle Goldberg, The Nation, April 2
· Anti-Semitism Rising on Campus, Stuart Schneiderman, Had Enough Therapy?, April 4
· Work Ready or Not, Peter Stokes, Inside Higher Ed, April 4
· More Colleges Are Feeling the Pinch, Via Meadia, April 3
· A Family's College Search(es), Thomas J. Botzman, Inside Higher Ed, April 3
· Debating HBCUs, Jesse Saffron, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, April 2
· Facing Tenure Rejection, Trish Roberts-Miller, Inside Higher Ed, April 2
· Do Ivy-Leaguers Make Better Teachers?, The Dish, April 2
· Let's Call Time-Out On Unionizing College Football Players, George Leef, Forbes, April 1
· The Thorny Politics of Higher Education Reform, Andrew Kelly, Forbes, March 31
· 3 Cheers for Associate Degrees, Stephen Joel Trachtenberg, Inside Higher Ed, April 1
· College Admins Still Getting Big Raises, Via Meadia, April 1
· A Step Toward Justice in College Sports?, Joe Nocera, New York Times, March 31
· Our Crazy College Crossroads, Frank Bruni, New York Times, March 31
· Forget Gainful Employment. For-Profits Should Restructure Instead., Eric Best and Joel Best, Chronicle of Higher Education, March 31
· Presidents in Denial, Marybeth Gasman, Inside Higher Ed, March 31
· The Scholar-Athlete Becomes a Unionized Employee, Peter Lawler, Big Think, March 30
· Is Student Debt Contributing to Wealth Inequality?, Via Meadia, March 28
· Scholars, Players and Union Members, Room for Debate, New York Times, March 28
· Tenure as Citizenship, Josh Wymore, Inside Higher Ed, March 28
· Are Colleges Hostile to Men?, Via Meadia, March 27
· Sweet Deals for Sweet Sixteen Atheletes, E21, March 27
· MOOConomics and the overhaul of higher education, Arjun Raghuraman, The Phoenix, March 27
· Competency as One Answer, David Schejbal, Inside Higher Ed, March 27
· The gender factor in college admissions, Nick Anderson, Washington Post, March 27
· Equity Is Better Than Debt In Financing Higher Education, George Leef, Forbes, March 26
· Which College--and Which Major--Will Make You Richest?, Derek Thompson, The Atlantic, March 26
· Why Conservatives Should Crack The College Conundrum, Andrew Kelly, Forbes, March 26
· Gainful Employment for Thee, Not Me, Jenna Ashley Robinson, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, March 26
· "Shut Up," BDS Explained: An "Open Forum" at Vassar, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, March 26
· Coursera Taps Former Yale President as CEO, Via Meadia, March 2666
· Overpriced Graduate Degrees Driving Student Debt Problem, Via Meadia, March 25
· Maze Of College Costs And Aid Programs Traps Some Families, Eric Westervelt, NPR, March 25
· Hilary on Higher Ed, Scott Jaschik, Inside Higher Ed, March 25
· Why Can't Yale and Princeton Be More Like Harvard?, Bloomberg View, March 24
· Elite Ed Goes Online, Via Meadia, March 24
· Trouble Recruiting Top Faculty? Promote Collaboration, Chase F. Robinson, Chronicle of Higher Education, March 24
· A Federal Jury Speaks, and Academic Freedom Wins, David French, National Review Online, March 21
· Not black and white: Asians object to affirmative action, The Economist, March 22
· Student Loans II: How Much Default?, Jacob P.K. Gross and Nicholas Hillman, Inside Higher Ed, 21
· A Quick Way to Cut College Costs, Steve Cohen, New York Times, March 20
· Student Loans I: Yes, Something Is Wrong, Karen Gross, Inside Higher Ed, March 21
· It's Time to End 'Rape Culture' Hysteria, Caroline Kitchens, Time, March 20
· Stanford, Free Speech, And The Leonard Law, Rod Dreher, The American Conservative, March 20
· A Qualified Yes on Unit Records, Paul J. LeBlanc, Inside Higher Ed, March 20
· The Hidden College Problem, Josh Freedman, Forbes, March 19
· How College "Student Fees" Fund Propaganda, George Leef, SeeThruEdu, March 19
· Asian Americans Claim Victory in Affirmative Action Fight, Via Meadia, March 19
· Refinancing Outstanding Student Loans: Not as Progressive as it Seems, Matthew M. Chingos and Beth Akers, Brookings, March 19
· An Idea Whose Time Has Come?, George Leef, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, March 19
· Starting All Over Again, Paul Fain, Inside Higher Ed, March 19
· Affirmative Discrimination, Jason Riley, Wall Street Journal, March 18
· Talk About Class, Nicole M. Stephens, MarYam G. Hamedani and Mesmin Destin, Inside Higher Ed, March 18
· How The Cost Of College Went From Affordable To Sky-High, Claudio Sanchez, NPR, March 18
· How to fix higher education, Reihan Salam, Reuters Opinion, March 17
· What Isn't Broken in American Higher Education?, Bill Destler, Huffington Post College, March 17
· Harvard's Chickens Come Home to Roost?, Thomas K. Lindsay, Real Clear Policy, March 17
· State-Funded College for Convicts?, Stuart Butler, SeeThruEdu, March 17
· A Cost-Control Lesson From an Unlikely Source, Raynard S. Kington, Chronicle of Higher Ed, March 17
· A First Step, Mark Takano, Inside Higher Ed, March 17
· Building Walls to the Middle Class, Steve Gunderson, Inside Higher Ed, March 17
· How Endowment Hoarding Hurts Universities, Jeffrey R. Brown. Chronicle of Higher Ed, March 17
· Asian Americans and California's New Battle Over Racial Preferences, Reihan Salam, The Agenda, March 14
· Collaboration, Not Competition, Nancy L. Zimpher, Inside Higher Ed, March 14
· Ryan T. Anderson's Dangerous Mind, Rod Dreher, The American Conservative, March 14
· The "Improved" SAT, George Leef, Forbes, March 13
· Why We Need College Ratings , Carrie Warick, Inside Higher Ed, March 13
· Personal Economy and Liberal Arts , Lee Burdette Williams, Inside Higher Ed, March 13
· Colleges Trying Everything--Except Cutting Costs, Via Meadia, March 12
· The Spring Break College Tour: A Survival Guide, Rob Lazebnik, Wall Street Journal, March 12
· A Warning System for "Disturbing" College Courses?, Peter Berkowitz, Real Clear Politics, March 12
· Food Fetish on Campus, Mary Grabar, Pope Center for Higher Education, March 12
· Why Shouldn't We Defund the Boycotters?, Jonathan S. Tobin, Commentary, March 12
· Free Speech or Hostility?, Colleen Flaherty, Inside Higher Ed, March 12
· Students in the Dark on College Value, Thanks to Higher Education Lobby, Amy Laitinen and Clare McCann, Ed Central, March 11
· Maintaining Quality and Reauthorizing the Higher Education Act, Judith Eaton, Roll Call, March 11
· Disinvitation Season, Free Speech, and Unlearning Liberty, Greg Lukianoff, Huffpost College, March 10
· The U.S. News 2015 Law School Rankings Are Here: Smell The Prestige, Elie Mystal and Stacy Zaretsky, Above the Law, March 11
· BDS bullies at Galway University, Alan Johnson, Times of Israel, March 10
· Why President Obama's Rankings Are a Good Place to Start, Kevin Carey, Chronicle of Higher Education, March 10
· Crying About Student Debt?, Robert L. Burns, Chronicle of Higher Education, March 10
· Professionalism and Formality, Will Miller, Inside Higher Ed, March 10
· The Other Higher Education Bubble: Labor Supply, James Patterson, The Federalist, March 7
· How PowerPoint is Ruining Higher-Ed, Rebecca Schuman, Slate, March 7
· Are Systems Bad for Flagships?, Robert Berdahl, Steven Sample and Raquel M. Rall, Inside Higher Ed, March 7
· Save Us From the SAT, Jennifer Finney Boylan, New York Times, March 6
· Defying Critics, Texas Launches Latest $10K Degree, Thomas Lindsay, See Thru Edu, March 6
· Can We Do Anything About "Party Schools"?, George Leef, Pope Center, March 5
· Too Much Informality, Katrina Gulliver, Inside Higher Ed, March 6
· Top University Students Avoiding Law School, Keith Lee, Associate's Mind, March 6
· A College the Size of a Seminar, Leah Libresco, The American Conservative, March 6
· Grading the New SAT, Scott Jaschik, Inside Higher Ed, March 6
· What's Wrong with Academic Freedom, Patrick J. Deneen, The American Conservative, March 5
· I Loved Being in a Fraternity, Steve Roney, The Atlantic, March 5
· The 2015 Budget, Real and Illusory, Michael Stratford, Inside Higher Ed, March 5
· Trigger Happy, Jenny Jarvie, The New Republic, March 3
· More on the "proxy war" over for-profit colleges in The New York Times, Andrew P. Kelly, AEIdeas, March 4
· Home-Schooling for Higher Ed, Via Meadia, March 4
· Idealistic Engineers, Scott R. Hummel, Inside Higher Ed, March 4
· Shhh. Don't Tell Anyone We're Bashing Israel at NYU, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, March 3
· Higher Education vs. 'The Town',
· Ratings Strategy With a Cost?, Michael Stratford, Inside Higher Ed, March 3
· From Public Good to Private Good, Sara Hebel, Chronicle of Higher Education, March 3
· College, the Great Unleveler, Suzanne Mettler, The New York Times, March 1
· What I Learned in College, Colleen Flaherty, Inside Higher Ed, February 28
· On College Campuses, a Presumption of Guilt, Peter Berkowitz, Real Clear Politics, February 28
· Why College Supply Matters, Eduardo Porter, New York Times, February 27
· Higher education's transparency sham, Marian Wang, Propublica/Salon, February 27
· The Tax Bill Cometh, Doug Lederman, Inside Higher Ed, February 27
· College Administrators Are Delusional, Allie Grasgreen, Slate, February 27
· Customer Mentality, Nate Kreuter, Inside Higher Ed, February 27
· Senator Rubio Advances The Ball, George Leef, Forbes, February 27
· Resolving Higher Education's Challenges, Jonathan Brand, Huffpost College, February 26
· How a Louis Vuitton bag can explain the higher education bubble, Paul Campos, The Week, February 26
· Senator Rubio Advances the Ball, George Leef, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, February 26
· A Call to Embrace Silos, Scott Jaschik, Inside Higher Ed, February 26
· Should Pell Grants Target the College-Ready?, Isabel Sawhill and Sara Goldrick-Rab, Education Next, February 26
· Ready or Not, Allie Grasgreen, Inside Higher Ed, February 26
· The Bane and the Boon of For-Profit Colleges, Eduardo Porter, New York Times, February 25
· Popping the higher education bubble, James Piereson and Naomi Schaefer Riley, Boston Globe, February 25
· Needed Transparency Comes to Higher Ed, William Murchison, SeeThruEdu, February 25
· Why Google doesn't care about hiring top college graduates, Max Nisen, Quartz, February 24
· Higher Education's Work Preparation Paradox, Brandon Busteed, Gallup, February 25
· The Commoditization of Higher Education, Jim Windham, SeeThruEdu, February 25
· The Learning Curve, Jonathan Marks, The Weekly Standard, March 3
· How to Improve Our Colleges and Universities, Peter Berkowitz, Real Clear Politics, February 21
· Harvard's Rebel Without a Clue, Bruce Bawer, FrontPageMag, February 21
· Why is Academic Writing So Academic?, Joshua Rothman, The New Yorker, February 21
· College-Rating Systems: One Size Cannot Fit All, Ellen McCulloch-Lovell, Chronicle of Higher Education, February 24
· Disrupting the Higher Ed Content Cycle, Jonathan Senchyne, Inside Higher Ed, February 24
· Protect Free Speech, Not Trademarks, Jacob H. Rooksby, Chronicle of Higher Education, February 24
· Going Bold on Accreditation Reform, Lindsey Burke, See Thru Edu, February 23
· The Awfulness Of Fraternities, Rod Dreher, The American Conservative, February 21
· Competency vs. Open-Ended Inquiry, Amy E. Slaton, Inside Higher Ed, February 21
· Ambition Revisited, Bryan Caplan, EconLog, February 21
· Cut Off Harvard to Save America, Richard Vedder, Bloomberg, February 20
· Want More STEM Grads? Stop Grade Inflation, Tom Lindsay, Real Clear Policy, February 18
· How Universities Fail Their Students in Crisis, Leah Libresco, The American Conservative, February 20
· Please Stop Giving Giant Donations To Rich Universities, Matthew Yglesias, Slate, February 20
· Striking the Right Match, Elaine Tuttle Hansen, Inside Higher Ed, February 20
· Obama's College Ratings Plan Is Just More of the Same, Andrew Kelly, US News and World Report, February 20
· The Philosophy Spat in Colorado, Steven F. Hayward, Daily Camera, February 19
· Undermatch, Overmatch, Mismatch, George Leef, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, February 19
· Politics and the University President, Adam Freedman, City Journal, Winter 2014
· Where Have the Public Intellectuals Gone?, Samuel Goldman, The American Conservative, February 17
· Accreditation and Autonomy, Alexander W. Astin, Inside Higher Ed, February 18
· Beat the tuition bloat, Glenn Harland Reynolds, USA Today, February 17
· Competency-Based Degrees: Coming Soon to a Campus Near You, Joel Shapiro, Chronicle of Higher Education, February 17
· Let's Scramble, Not Flip, the Classroom, Pamela E. Barnett, Inside Higher Ed, February 14
· Skipping College Will Cost You (Eventually), Via Meadia, February 13
· The College-Readiness Kerfuffle, Andrew P. Kelly, EducationNext, February 13
· An Open Letter to UNC-Chapel Hill Alumni, Arch T. Allen, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, February 12
· Not Newly Minted Enough?, Joseph Fruscione, Inside Higher Ed, February 12
· Fear and Loathing at Wellesley, Lenore Skenazy, Wall Street Journal, February 11
· Does College Really Improve Social Mobility?, Andrew P. Kelly, Brookings, February 11
· A Conservative Defense of Tenure, Peter Lawler, Chronicle of Higher Education, February 11
· The End of the College Roommate?, David R. Wheeler, The Atlantic, February 11
· What MLA Should Do Now, Cary Nelson, Inside Higher Ed, February 11
· Ninth Circuit Modifies, Broadens Ruling in Important Academic Freedom Case, Ari Cohn. FIRE, February 10
· Extending the Transcript, Matthew Pittinsky, Inside Higher Ed, February 10
· The Importance of Residential Colleges, W. Kent Barnds, Inside Higher Ed, February 7
· The Costs of Affirmative Action, Marjorie Romeyn-Sanabria, The American Conservative, February 7
· Libertarians vs. Liberal Learning, Peter Augustine Lawler, Intercollegiate Review, February 6
· Reform Starts With Good Data, Ron Wyden and Marco Rubio, Inside Higher Ed, February 6
· Should college be free for everyone?, James Pethokoukis, AEIdeas, February 5
· My Pangs of Conscience, Michael F. Shaughnessy, Pope Center, February 5
· How To Ruin Your Life, Part II, Via Meadia, February 4
· Art History In The Internet Age, The Dish, February 5
· Don't Defund the American Studies Association, Yair Rosenberg, Tablet, February 4
· Going Local, Charles C. Reith, Inside Higher Ed, February 4
· Colleges and Congressmen Are Why Your Degree Is Worthless, Taweh Beysolow, Townhall, February 3
· Why We All Have a Stake in the Common Core Standards, Mark Bauerlein, Chronicle of Higher Education, February 3
· Tackle the Real Problem, Thomas Bailey, Inside Higher Ed, February 3
· Colleges Are Slow Learners, Andrew Sullivan, The Dish, January 31
· Keeping Sexes Separate, Elizabeth Redden, Inside Higher Ed, January 31
· Should College Football Unionize?, Andrew Sullivan, The Dish, January 31
· A Message for Liberal Arts Majors, Hunter Baker, The Federalist, January 30
· Glenn Reynolds Contemplates The Future, George Leef, Forbes, January 30
· Seeking Answers on 'Competency', Paul J. LeBlanc, Inside Higher Ed, January 30
· A Meager Defense of the Humanities, Jane Shaw, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, January 28
· A Focus on Job Training, Michael Stratford, Inside Higher Ed, January 29
· The diminishing returns of a college education, Kathleen Parker, Washington Post, January 28
· Adventures in MOOC Demographics, Via Meadia, January 28
· Don't Shrink, David B. Downing, Inside Higher Ed, January 28
· Facing the Facts in Higher Education, Brian C. Mitchell, Huffington Post, January 27
· Income inequality in higher education, Luis Ruuska, Minnesota Daily, January 27
· Engaging Risk, Paula Vene Smith, Inside Higher Ed, January 27
· State universities' policies limit free speech, Las Vegas Review-Journal, January 26
· Employer: "Many of the 'best universities' produce the worst employees.", Robert Paquette, See Thru Edu, January 24
· Academic Boycotters Talk Academic Freedom, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, January 24
· The Tyranny of the College Major, J.W. Powell, The Atlantic, January 24
· Restore the Purpose of the Common Application, Jim Wolfston, Inside Higher Ed, January 24
· The latest bad fad in higher education, Valerie Strauss, Washington Post, January 24
· The Tricky Task of Figuring Out What Makes a MOOC Successful, Justin Reich and Andrew Ho, The Atlantic, January 24
· Constructure Solutions, Devorah Lieberman, Inside Higher Ed, December 23
· Our Old Educational Models Are Obsolete, George Leef, Pope Center, January 22
· Higher Learning, Higher Ground, Scott McLemee, Inside Higher Ed, January 22
· PhDs Getting Hammered in Adjunct Jobs, Via Meadia, January 21
· The Humanities Are an Existentialism, Dan Edelstein, Inside Higher Ed, January 21
· Censors on Campus, WSJ, January 19
· Too Tired To Hustle, Nicole Matos, Inside Higher Ed, January 20
· On Writing , Marc Tucker, Ed Week, January 17
· Read This Before You Apply to Grad School, Megan McArdle, Bloomberg, January 17
· The Feel-Good Summit, Michael Stratford, Inside Higher Ed, January 17
· Is This Really What the Economy Needs?, Via Meadia, January 17
· Don't Go to College Next Year, Joe O'Shea, Inside Higher Ed, January 16
· Breaking The Higher-Ed Monopoly, Via Meadia, January 16
· Can We Fix Undermatching in Higher Ed? , Matthew Chingos, Brookings, January 15
· Open Letter To NYU's President, Richard Behar, Forbes, January 15
· Losing Trust in Higher Education, Harry R. Lewis, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, January 15
· The Congress Paradox, Matt Reed, Inside Higher Ed, January 15
· Winter Is Coming, and Humanities Profs Can't Wish It Away, Via Meadia, January 14
· How non-rich people can go to college, Morgan Housel, USA Today, January 13
· Innovation in 2014: Welcome to the Evolution, Jeffrey Selingo, Chronicle of Higher Education, January 13
· Change the Tenure System, KerryAnn O'Meara, Inside Higher Ed, January 13
· Tech Alone Won't Cut It, Melinda Mechur Karp, Inside Higher Ed, January 13
· Stop Abusing Adjuncts, Richard Moser, Chronicle of Higher Education, January 13
· Will the MLA Resolve to Discredit Itself?, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, January 10
· The Degree Is Doomed, Michael Staton, Harvard Business Review, January 8
· How to fight academic bigotry, Charles Krauthammer, Washington Post, January 9
· Can't Get Tenure? Then Get a Real Job, Megan McArdle, Bloomberg, January
· Death Of A Career, Death Of A World, Rod Dreher, The American Conservative, December 9
· The Wrong Jury, Cary Nelson, Inside Higher Ed, January 9
· How the College Bubble Will Pop, Richard Vedder and Christopher Denhart, WSJ, January 8
· How to Help College Students Graduate, David L. Kirp, New York Times, December 8
· Academe quits me, D.G. Myers, A Commonplace Blog, January 8
· Buyer Beware, Jesse Saffron, Pope Center for Higher Education Policy, January 8
· Academia is an Ivory Tower, Rod Dreher, The American Conservative, January 8
· Abolish Fraternities, Bloomberg View, January 7
· New year, same bad news for recent college grads, Andrew Kelly, AEIdeas, January 7
· It's Time to Unbundle!, Stuart Butler, SeeThruEdu, January 7
· The Outlaw Campus , Victor Davis Hanson, NRO, January 7
· Tar Heel Scandal and the Myth of the University, Kevin Carey, EdCentral, January 7
· Values vs. Groupthink in Higher Academia, Gracy Olmstead, The American Conservative, December 7
· The School of the Instapundit , National Review, December 7
· The Myth of Institutional Boycotts, David Hirsh, Inside Higher Ed, January 7
· Campus Rape Tribunals Are Out of Control, Just Four Guys, January 2014
· Propagandizing at the MLA, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, January 5
· More College Does Not Beget More Economic Prosperity, George Leef, Forbes, December 6
· Yes, Academia, Winter Is Still Coming, Via Meadia, January 6
· Patronage for Plutocrats, Jon Marcus, Washington Monthly, January/February 2014
· How to Save the NCAA From Itself, Allen Sack, Chronicle of Higher Education, December 6
· A Little Discomfort, Gaye Tuchman, Inside Higher Ed, December 6
· Over 100 Universities Reject American Studies Association Israel Academic Boycott, Washington Free Beacon, January 3
· Watch the universities crack, Fabius Maximus, January 2
· A Dangerous Policy, Frank D. LoMonte, Inside Higher Ed, January 2
· Inadvertent Comedy from the ASA, Roger Kimball, Roger's Rules, December 31
· Big Test for Common App, Scott Jaschik, Inside Higher Ed, December 30
· Professor: "We Pretend to Teach, They Pretend to Learn", See Thru Edu, December 29
· Democrats Miss Again on Student Debt Fix, Via Meadia, December 23
· Free Speech, Double Standards, and Cultural Taboos, Cathy Young, Real Clear Politics, December 23
· The Iran Foray of the ASA, Martin Kramer, Commentary, December 20
· Next Stop for the Israel Boycott Road Show, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, December 20
· Lunch for 9 Million?, Wick Sloane, Inside Higher Ed, December 20
· Necessary Elitism And The Demise Of Higher Education, Rachel Lu, The Federalist, December 18
· The Sad State of College Writing, Michael Shaughnessy, Education Views, December 19
· Class Warfare in Academe, Peter D.G. Brown, Inside Higher Ed, December 19
· Two Steps Back for Online Education, Via Meadia, December 18
· Small is Beautiful, George Leef, Pope Center, December 18
· Guilty Until Proven Innocent, Cathy Young, Reason Magazine, January 2014
· Incentives and Training, Marian Stoltz-Loike, Inside Higher Ed, December 18
· The ASA: Where Foolishness and Ignorance Collide, Via Meadia, December 17
· Signing Away Rights, Stephen Burd, Inside Higher Ed, December 17
· The ASA's Guide to World Peace, Liel Liebovitz, Tablet, December 16
· A Prescription for What Ails Medical Education, Richard B. Gunderman, Chronicle of Higher Education, December 16
· Disrupting the Disruptors, James Grossman, Inside Higher Ed, December 16
· Change Is Coming, Dan Greenstein, Inside Higher Ed, December 16
· Law School Isn't Worth It, Erin Fuchs, Business Insider, December 14
· Why I Inflated My Students' Grades, Allison Schrager, Quartz, December 13
· Year of the Backlash, Peter Stokes and Sean Gallagher, Inside Higher Ed, December 13
· Against Academic Boycotts, Henry Reichman, Inside Higher Ed, December 12
· NYT: Higher-Ed Revolution Still On Course, Via Meadia, December 11
· Does American Studies Association have guts to boycott Cornell too?, William A. Jacobson, Legal Insurrection, December 11
· Why Can't They Speak and Write Clearly?, George Leef, Pope Center, December 11
· How to Fix Grade Inflation at Harvard, Samuel Goldman, The American Conservative, December 11
· Student Debt Squeezes Middle Class the Most, Inside Higher Ed, December 11
· Austin, Texas, Paging Frank Capra, Mark Pulliam, City Journal, December 10
· The Opposition to BDS, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, December 10
· Higher Ed Is Part of the Problem, Ronald Brownstein, National Journal, December 10
· Prove Yourself, Young Programmer, Via Meadia, December 10
· Tenured radicals cannot be trusted with our academic freedom, William Jacobson, Legal Insurrection, December 10
· The Real College Barrier for the Working Poor , Sara Goldrick-Rab, Inside Higher Ed, December 10
· Questions on Performance Funding, David Tandberg and Nicholas Hillman, Inside Higher Ed, December 10
· The Culling Continues, Via Meadia, December 9
· College Pays, Sort Of, Nancy Folbre, New York Times, December 9
· To Measure a MOOC's Value, Just Ask Students, Owen Youngman, Chronicle of Higher Education, December 9
· Does Higher Ed Fear Accountability?, George Leef, SeeThruEdu, December 8
· Can Harvard stop awarding so many As?, Stephen Joel Trachtenberg, CNN, December 6
· Innovation -- Doomed to Fail?, Adrianna Kezar, Inside Higher Ed, December 6
· Re: ASA's Anti-Israel Gesture Politics, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, December 5
· So What If Everyone at Harvard Gets an A?, Eleanor Barkhorn, The Atlantic, December 5
· Future-Focused Assessment, Mark Salisbury, Inside Higher Ed, December 5
· General Education: Our Response to Critics, Jenna Ashley Robinson and Jay Schalin, Pope Center, December 4
· The college-for-all model isn't working, Tamar Jacoby, LA Times, December 3
· The Courage to Be Ignorant, Adam Kotsko, Inside Higher Ed, December 3
· Private Sector Warming to MOOCs, Via Meadia, December 3
· A Real Opportunity for Higher Education, Miles Lasater, Roll Call, December 2
· The Gift That Keeps On Giving, David Skorton and Glenn Altschuler, Forbes, December 2
· College Economics: Incomplete, But Not Taught "Backwards", Art Carden, EconLog, December 2
· Colleges Can Still Save Themselves. Here's How., Jeffrey Selingo, Chronicle of Higher Education, December 2
· The Great Stratification, Jeffrey J. Williams, Chronicle of Higher Education, December 2
· Are MOOCs Teaching the Wrong Things?, Via Meadia, December 1
· Even in Academia, Boycotting Israel Is a Hard Sell, Jonathan Marks, Commentary, December 1
· Why Did Oxford Students Vote Against Affirmative Action?, Richard D. Kahlenberg, Century Foundation, November 27
· Is the Higher-Ed Bubble Starting to Pop?, Via Meadia, November 27
· Why Speech Codes Endure, Greg Lukianoff and Robert Shibley, Pope Center for Higher Education, November 27
· STEM-ming the Tide, Megan Rogers, Inside Higher Ed, November 27
· We Are Not Hypnotized, John Raucci Jr., Inside Higher Ed, November 26
· Will Someone Let the American Studies Association Know It Got Hacked?, Jonathan Marks, Chronicle of Higher Education, November 25
· The Kludging of Higher Education, Kevin Carey, Chronicle of Higher Education, November 25
· Education Revolution? , Jonathan Marks, Commentary, November 23
· We Are Not Luddites, Brooks Kohler, Inside Higher Ed, November 22
· Are MOOCs Elitist?, Via Meadia, November 21
· No, College Isn't Just for Rich Kids, Jordan Weissman, The Atlantic, November 21
· Obama's Slow Learning Curve , Peter Berkowitz, Real Clear Politics, November 20
· College Shouldn't Be Free, Matt Yglesias, Slate, November 20
· Student Drinking Overloading Area Hospitals, Thomas K. Lindsay, See Thru Edu, November 20

 

 

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