Oct 21, 2014 by Ashley Thorne, Marilee Turscak, Peter Wood |
A report on the books assigned in 2013-2014 as "common reading."
Sep 30, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
The National Association of Scholars hosted a screening of Ivory Tower in New York City.
Aug 08, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
As new reports express skepticism about anthropogenic global warming, sustainability activists proclaim their cause more boldly than ever.
May 02, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
Over the past two decades, food-related courses and food justice programs have become a hot trend in academia.
Apr 23, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
Dartmouth president Philip Hanlon hopes to tame the tempers of Freedom Budget activists, but it remains to be seen whether he can truly transform the college.
Mar 26, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
After a seven-year legal battle between Mike Adams and UNCW, the federal jury has ruled in Mike Adams' favor in what it concluded was a clear case of discrimination.
Mar 07, 2014 by Ashley Thorne, Marilee Turscak |
Le Moyne College chose a story by Melville as its freshman reading assignment, citing NAS on the merits of choosing classic literature.
Mar 05, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
The Columbia Teachers College's new study, College Educational Quality, aims to assess academic quality in higher education. The research methods, however, merit much questioning.
Feb 27, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
Despite the fact that many art donors forbid the sale of their art, some university officials believe that flailing institutions can only stay afloat if they sell their collections.
Feb 26, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
A new Gallup survey shows a wide gap between the perspectives of business leaders and higher-education leaders on how prepared today's college graduates are for the work force.
Feb 19, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
A new Tumblr blog called Academic Kindness seeks to highlight instances of generosity, goodwill, and compassion in academia.
Feb 18, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
Crowdfunding websites allow students to earn support through the Internet to cover tuition costs.
Feb 06, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
The ACTA's examination of America's top-ranked liberal arts colleges reveals a deemphasis on fundamental subjects.
Jan 28, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
How will the inclusion of Core material in standardized tests affect the nation's homeschool population?
Jan 16, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
The University of Michigan backed a student group lobbying for affirmative action, while denying another group funding for a speaker who argued against racial preferences.