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December 6, 2019

Episode #47: Presidential Candidates On Higher Education with Rachelle Peterson

Peter Wood

Rachelle Peterson and Peter Wood discuss where the presidential candidates stand on higher education.

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November 13, 2019

Presidential Candidates on Higher Education

Rachelle Peterson

What do the top contenders for president have to say about higher education? Rachelle breaks down the top five Democratic candidates across ten policy issues. She also includes a section on President...

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August 30, 2019

Top 2020 Democrats on Higher Education

Rachelle Peterson

The top Democratic presidential candidates' positions on higher education reveal they fail to grasp the fundamental questions of what college is for and why intellectual freedom matters.

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August 26, 2019

Democratic Candidates on Higher Education

Rachelle Peterson

What do the presidential hopefuls have planned for colleges and universities?

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March 8, 2019

A Campus Free Speech Executive Order

Our recommendations for executive action on Free Speech. 

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December 7, 2018

The Dog that Didn’t Bark

Steve Balch

Steve Balch explains that higher education reform under President Trump has a rocky road ahead. 

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February 7, 2017

NAS Responds to DeVos’s Confirmation

NAS

The National Association of Scholars comments on Betsy DeVos as the new Secretary of Education.

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December 5, 2016

My Counsel to President-elect Trump on American Higher Education

Peter Wood

NAS President Peter Wood offers the president-elect suggestions for the direction of higher education in the United States.

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November 9, 2016

Congratulations President-Elect Trump

NAS

In the aftermath of the 2016 election season, the National Association of Scholars extends its well-wishes to the incoming president.

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November 7, 2016

Election Reflections

Peter Wood

On this election eve, a few of the staff at the National Association of Scholars have written reflections on citizenship in America.

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