July 14, 2017
NAS Member Steven Frankel reflects on the current, perilous state of the humanities in higher education as well as the value of the great books.
April 19, 2017
David Randall discusses the problems with reading Great Books as part of an "education to democracy."
September 21, 2016
Are the classics outdated? Four reasons support the reading of old—even flawed—books.
June 2, 2016
Last week, NAS president Peter Wood spoke to students of Veritas Preparatory Academy as they move into America's universities.
October 16, 2015
Bruce Gans writes on what summer reading for incoming freshmen should be.
September 1, 2015
Statistical analysis and adherence to tradition can help determine which academic programs have lasting value.
January 6, 2015
A holiday window display at fashionable NYC store Bergdorf Goodman suggests that classic literature represents an aspect of the good life.
August 13, 2014
Bruce Thornton, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution and professor at California State University, Fresno, reviews Confronting the Classics: Traditions, Adventures, and Innovations by Mary Beard.
April 30, 2014
The MOOC provides a platform for education about Western Civilization.
January 14, 2014
NAS president Peter Wood argues why cultivating an interest in the important and enduring achievements of the human imagination are as "relevant" as they ever were.