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Explore the debate and science of Mission of Higher Education.

December 3, 2018

Time to Found a New University

Warren Treadgold

A major new university dedicated to academic excellence and freedom is what America needs.  

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June 18, 2018

Invitation: Inside the PROSPER Act

Rachelle Peterson

Join our conference call on Friday, June 22, to learn about the Higher Education Act reauthorization.

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June 11, 2018

Thinking Small in the Age of Greatness

Peter Wood

Universities seek micro-credentials as an alternative to traditional course studies; is that a problem? 

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June 6, 2018

Is College For Everyone?

Peter Wood

Doubts about the possibilities of higher education are becoming non-partisan.

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May 2, 2018

Western Civilization's Ticking Clock

Ashley Thorne

A new documentary, The Fight for Our Lives, details the ideological war against the West. 

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October 17, 2016

Federalist Universities

Rachelle Peterson

To what extent is the university a microcosm of the political party system?

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March 22, 2016

Non-Trump University

Chance Layton

NAS President Peter Wood writes about the "bait-and-switch" of American higher education.

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February 29, 2016

Peter Wood Speaks at Heritage Foundation Event on the Modern University

NAS

NAS president Peter Wood spoke on a panel at a Heritage Foundation event titled "Who Rules the Universities?"

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October 2, 2015

College Scorecard: How Much Will You Earn?

Peter Wood

NAS President Peter Wood examines the fuzzy numbers of the U.S. Department of Education's new College Scorecard.

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June 4, 2015

The Liberal Arts as Conversation

Jack Kerwick

Philosophy professor Jack Kerwick writes that the purpose of education is not traditionalism, careerism, or activism, but what he calls "conversationalism."

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