Peter Wood

President, National Association of Scholars Dr. Peter Wood can be reached at pwood@nas.org.

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How Nine Universities Pander to Campus Radicals

Apr 25, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Peter gives the best examples of where and how university administrations are rolling over to campus radicals. 

Episode #25: The Grad School Mess with Leonard Cassuto

Apr 25, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Does grad school need reform? Professor Cassuto and I discuss this and the secret history of American crime stories. 

Episode #24: The Never Ending College Story with Cheyne Zeller

Apr 18, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Peter is joined by his personal trainer for a conversation on the allure of a four-year degree, the struggles and debt these students face, and the light at the end of the tunnel. 

U Need a Shine?

Apr 15, 2019 by Peter Wood |

The story of a Shine-O-Mat from Midtown Manhattan in need of a home. 

Episode #23: Calvin Coolidge and the Self-Made Scholar

Apr 11, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Amity Shlaes discusses the New Deal, Calvin Coolidge, and her story as a self-made scholar.

Christopher Columbus: Villain or Hero?

Mar 21, 2019 by Peter Wood |

In the episode, Peter W. Wood is joined by Professor Bob Carle. They discuss his recent article in Academic Questions on Christopher Columbus and the redeeming heroes made into villains.

Episode #17: Last Month Today (February News Edition)

Feb 28, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Peter W. Wood is joined by the NAS staff to discuss the news of February and what they're looking at in the month ahead.

Episode #15: Steve Balch and the Story of NAS

Feb 14, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Steve Balch, NAS's founder, joins Peter W. Wood for an hour of discussion on the story of NAS, the study of Western Civilization, and his hopes for the future of American higher education.

NAS Endorses the Campus Intellectual Diversity Act

Feb 12, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Let's restore intellectual rigor and diversity to higher education. 

Episode #12: Elitist Status Symbols with Darel Paul

Jan 24, 2019 by Peter Wood |

Peter W. Wood sits down with Darel Paul, a professor of political science at Wiliams College and author of From Tolerance to Equality.

Ambient Rage

Dec 05, 2018 by Peter Wood |

A review of Howard S. Schwartz's Political Correctness and the Destruction of the Social Order: Chronicling the Rise of the Pristine Self.

Mediocre Books Confirmed

Nov 20, 2018 by Peter Wood |

A comment on a recent study noting the unchallenging nature of common reading program books. 

Put an End to Partisan Courses at Public Universities

Oct 12, 2018 by David Randall, Peter Wood |

Universities shouldn't pay students to engage in political activism. 

Angri-culture and Disagreement

Sep 28, 2018 by Peter Wood |

Testimony to the House Judiciary Committee on the state of intellectual freedom in the United States. 

Accusation Studies

Sep 27, 2018 by Peter Wood |

Trial by accusation has become standard, where did it find its start?

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