June 16, 2020
If college presidents won’t right the ship, we hope that those to whom they are accountable will.
June 12, 2020
As college presidents shirk academic reform in favor of more activist programs, the question remains: Will boards of trustees walk with higher ed. leadership over the edge of the cliff?
June 11, 2020
St. John's College was once a haven for students to nurture their minds through liberal education. Recent statements by the college's co-presidents may be a sign of changing times.
June 9, 2020
College presidents have rushed to issue statements on the George Floyd case for fear of being deemed racist—after all, we’re assured that “to be silent is to be complicit.”
June 8, 2020
Professor Charles Negy is under investigation by the University of Central Florida for alleged classroom misconduct—one day after he posted a couple of controversial Tweets.
January 25, 2019
Peter W. Wood writes a letter to the President of Portland State University urging the institution to end its use of academic disciplinary procedures to harass Professor Boghossian.
March 15, 2017
NAS President Peter Wood analyzes why Middlebury College allowed the student riot during Charles Murray's campus visit.
March 1, 2016
NAS President Peter Wood discusses his correspondance with Williams College's President Falk in light of the disinvitation of John Derbyshire.
August 27, 2015
NAS president Peter Wood calls on Dr. David Wright, president of Indiana Wesleyan University, to investigate allegations of a plagiarized doctoral dissertation issued by the university.
May 25, 2015
Divestment activism has failed. Universities are learning that sanctions rarely accomplish anything.