The New AP History
Peter Wood analyzes the new AP U.S. History course.
Climate Reparations—A New Demand
Protesters are demanding "reparations" for fossil fuel damage.
Revisiting the Classics
NAS invites readers to submit reflections on older books.
Federal policies on sexual harassment
What you need to know on campus sexual harassment and assault policies, all in one place.
Educated opinion and commentary on developments and trends in higher education
A forum for highlighting news and views in higher education
Studies documenting trends in contemporary academia
News from the National Association of Scholars
Official positions taken by the National Association of Scholars
President, National Association of Scholars
Director of Communications, National Association of Scholars
Public Affairs Officer, National Association of Scholars
Author, Ordering America: Fulfilling the Ideals of Western Civilization
Professor of English, Monterey Peninsula College
Director of Research, John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy
Brooklyn, New York
New York, New York
Saint Paul, Minnesota
University Park, Pennsylvania
A faculty member at the University of Texas, Austin who previously gave 10 reasons why UT president Bill Powers should step down, recounts recent events leading to Powers' actual resignation.Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >
Peter Wood writes to Senator Lamar Alexander about the Office for Civil Rights's efforts to lower standards of due process in cases of alleged sexual assault on campus.Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >
Peter Wood responds to William Deresiewicz's provocative New Republic piece, "Don't Send Your Kid to the Ivy League."Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >
NAS board member Norman Rogers replies to a global warming report produced by three billionaires.Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >
Will there ever be enough diversity?Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >
Not long ago, law school was a growth industry. Over the past decade, enrollments have plummeted.Continue Reading | Leave a Comment >
Americans tend to see U.S. colleges and universities through rose-colored glasses while bemoaning the state of our schools. Kevin Carey writes that higher education isn't doing any better than elementary - and may even be worse.Continue Reading | 2 Comments >