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Summer 2015 Issue of Academic Questions

The newest issue of Academic Questions is now available.

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Connecticut College Must Defend, Not Denounce, Professor Pessin

The NAS condemns the vilification of Professor Andrew Pessin

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Scholars Challenge APUSH

100 scholars and teachers say the new AP U.S. History course ignores U.S. exceptionalism.

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12-Page Version of Sustainability Report

A distillation of our key findings on the campus sustainability movement. 

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Articles

Educated opinion and commentary on developments and trends in higher education

NAS Blog

A forum for highlighting news and views in higher education

Reports

Studies documenting trends in contemporary academia

Press Releases

News from the National Association of Scholars

Statements

Official positions taken by the National Association of Scholars

Peter Wood

President, National Association of Scholars

Ashley Thorne

Executive Director, National Association of Scholars

Rachelle Peterson

Research Associate, National Association of Scholars

Michael Toscano

Director of Research, National Association of Scholars

Glenn Ricketts

Public Affairs Officer, National Association of Scholars

More Recent Articles >

Supreme Court to Rehear Fisher Case

Jun 30, 2015 by Glenn Ricketts |

The Supreme Court has an opportunity to revisit an affirmative action case - and hopefully end race-based admissions policies.

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Introducing Development Intern Spencer Kashmanian

Jun 29, 2015 by NAS |

Spencer Kashmanian begins a summer internship at NAS.

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Introducing Communications Intern John Sailer

Jun 29, 2015 by NAS |

John Sailer begins his Summer 2015 Internship with NAS.

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Black No More

Jun 26, 2015 by Jonathan Bean |

The case of Rachel Dolezal highlights the relevance of the satirical novel Black No More.

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Connecticut College Must Defend, Not Denounce, Professor Pessin

Jun 24, 2015 by NAS |

The NAS condemns the vilification of Professor Andrew Pessin of Connecticut College and calls on President Katherine Bergeron to make clear that diversity of opinion is a prerequisite for the pursuit of knowledge.

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Sustainability’s War on Doubt

Jun 19, 2015 by Peter Wood |

Sustainability encompasses not only a particularly aggressive form of environmentalism, but also a strong attack on market capitalism and a progressive vision of social justice.

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AQ Erratum

Jun 24, 2015 by NAS |

A correction to an article in our most recent issue of Academic Questions.

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A Call for Volunteers to Review Common-Core-Aligned Tests

Jun 17, 2015 by NAS |

Sandra Stotsky, NAS board member and leading critic of the Common Core State Standards, is asking members of the NAS to review a standardized test aligned with the Common Core.

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