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A “Party School” is put under the microscope

Mar 05, 2014 by George Leef |

George Leef writes about the recent book, Party School, written by West Virginia University sociology professor Karen Weiss. The book documents the way party culture has dominated most of WVU.

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“Residence Life” Resurrected

Aug 21, 2013 by George Leef |

George Leef on the divisiveness of a diversity-oriented housing program at UNC.

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The Trouble with Ed Schools

Jul 24, 2013 by George Leef |

Lifting licensing requirements is key to ending education schools' monopoly and ensuring teacher quality.

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Academic Scandal at WSSU

Jul 17, 2013 by George Leef |

Academic deceit under the guise of academic success.

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Another Campus Bursts into Flames Over Politically Incorrect Remark

Jun 19, 2013 by George Leef |

George Leef on the latest frenzy over political incorrectness at the University of Virginia.

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What Would the Left Do without Emotional Causes?

Jun 11, 2013 by George Leef |

The current mania over fossil fuel divestment tends to be heavy on emotion and light on logic.

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I Critique the New Book by Neil Gross

Jun 05, 2013 by George Leef |

Why are professors liberal? George Leef responds to Neil Gross's answer.

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An Embarrassing Portrait of a State Flagship University

May 01, 2013 by George Leef |

Paying for the Party confirms many of your worst fears about big state universities.

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What if the Best College for You is UnCollege?

Apr 24, 2013 by George Leef |

Dale Stephens answers ten questions about his new book Hacking Your Education.

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What Will Higher Ed Look Like in 2020?

Apr 10, 2013 by George Leef |

Vance Fried writes about rapidly changing technologies and its effect on higher education. 

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More of That Silly “We’ve Gotta Put More People Through College”…

Feb 06, 2013 by George Leef |

Leef and Jenna Robinson take a critical look at the SHEEO study and find that its conclusions do not logically follow from its premises.

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Romney’s Higher Ed Positions Won’t Rock the Boat

Jul 12, 2012 by George Leef |

Romney's higher ed ideas are pretty tame.

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Samuelson versus Kirwan—No Contest

Jun 11, 2012 by George Leef |

Robert Samuelson's column arguing that we've oversold college is far more convincing than Maryland chancellor Brit Kirwan's attempted rebuttal.

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Courses on Inequality—They Could be Taught Objectively, but Most Aren’t

May 23, 2012 by George Leef |

Most college courses in inequality are overwhelmingly taught from a leftist perspective but they shouldn't be.

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Lacking Critical Scrutiny and Oversight

May 16, 2012 by George Leef |

Black Studies programs have not had critical scrutiny and oversight, but that might change.

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