April 8, 2015
George Leef reviews Cheated, an expose of the recent UNC scandal written by two faculty members.
February 6, 2015
The recent college sports scandals at UNC and elsewhere reveal deeper problems in the current culture of higher education.
March 21, 2012
In the midst of March madness, Ashley Chandler finds that six teams in the top 64 represent colleges and universities that provide core curricula.
August 22, 2011
In case anyone doubts that it happens, read this piece from the Raleigh News & Observer. Would any other student be allowed to take a dubious 400 level course in his first semester and then......
July 11, 2011
A UNC football star is embroiled in a case involving fraud and plagiarism. My former Pope Center colleague Jon Sanders has the details here. The most disturbing part of this is the "Aw, let's ju......
April 18, 2011
A UConn senior, an athlete, reads a book for the first time.
January 14, 2011
A Pope Center piece tells of President Obama's appointing Duke professor Cathy Davidson, a "Gang of 88" member who was champing at the bit to have the accused lacrosse players punished for a cri......
November 19, 2008
How the college sports industry undermines higher education
September 24, 2008
Scholarships for cheerleaders but none for history readers
August 15, 2008
Perhaps the Olympic spirit reflects good, instinctual, but stifled life principles - rejected especially by higher education. Enjoy it while you can.