NAS Affiliates

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Ohio Association of Scholars Meeting

Mar 13, 2014 by NAS |

The Ohio Association of Scholars will host a meeting in April.

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The Sustainability of MOOCs

Feb 19, 2014 by Rachelle DeJong |

Can a classroom provide a healthy learning environment for masses of students? 

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Georgia NAS Chapter Sponsors Lecture on “Tenured Radicals”

Oct 29, 2013 by Ashley Thorne |

On Sunday, November 3, Drs. Mary Grabar and Tina Trent will speak about the influence of radical ideology in schools of education and women's studies. 

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The University of California Regents Contradict Themselves

Jun 25, 2013 by Charles L. Geshekter , John Ellis |

In a new series of correspondence about the California Association of Scholars' report A Crisis of Competence, the University of California Regents appear less than transparent.

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Theodore Hamerow, RIP

Apr 08, 2013 by Stanley G. Payne |

We mourn the passing of Professor Ted Hamerow, remembered here by a close colleague.

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California Association of Scholars Responds to UC Regents

Mar 05, 2013 by Charles Geshekter , John M. Ellis |

The California Association of Scholars responds a second time to UC's Board of Regents.

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California Higher-Ed: Regents Deny Critics a Fair Hearing

Feb 19, 2013 by Peter Berkowitz |

The UC Board of Regents seems determined to disregard substantial evidence of the politicization of college education on its watch, in part by denying to its critics, the California Association of Scholars.

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California Scholars Confront Regents on UC Politicization

Feb 05, 2013 by Charles L. Geshekter , John Ellis |

The California Association of Scholars, a division of NAS, challenges the Board of Regents to address political activism in the classroom at the University of California. 

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Recasting History: Are Race, Class, and Gender Dominating American History?

Jan 10, 2013 Ashley Thorne, Peter Wood, Richard W. Fonte |

A report on the teaching of U.S. history to undergraduates, focused on the University of Texas and Texas A&M University.

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Colleges Twist U.S. History

Jan 10, 2013 |

PRESS RELEASE: NAS and its Texas affiliate release a report finding that U.S. history courses at American colleges and universities downplay the nation’s economic, military, and political history and dramatically overemphasize… Continue Reading | 1 Comment >

California Association of Scholars: New Evidence of Politicization at UC

Sep 07, 2012 by John M. Ellis |

Although the University of California denied accusations of political activism earlier this year, CAS addresses the UC once more after recent events on campus.

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CUNY Adds Category “White/Jewish” to Diversity Action Plan

Jun 05, 2012 by Ashley Thorne |

Our New York affiliate weighs in on a controversy of racial and religious labels at the City University of New York.

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A Crisis of Competence: Update, Comment, and Criticism

May 21, 2012 by Steve Balch |

NAS chairman Steve Balch answers responses to the new report by the California Association of Scholars on politicization in the University of California.

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Norman Fruman and Academe’s Greatest Generation

Apr 20, 2012 by Steve Balch |

We've lost another stalwart.  Norman Fruman, former Minnesota affiliate head and an NAS director since 1996, has died at the age of 88.  Steve Balch misses this member of the greatest generation.

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U Cal President Yudof Responds to CAS Report, CAS Leaders Reply

Apr 19, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |

The recent NAS report, "A Crisis of Competence, " evoked comment from the head of the University of California system, to which the CAS authors of the report replied

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