Dicta

The home of “things said” by the National Association of Scholars.

NAS Applauds the Univ. of North Florida’s Decision to Close Confucius Institute

NAS

Following questions from Senator Marco Rubio, the University of North Florida becomes the ninth US university to close a Confucius Institute.

Budget Cuts Loom for "Frivolous" Language Programs

Ashley Thorne

Will reduced federal funding for Title VI foreign language study hurt national competence or help cut academic waste?

Ask a Scholar: What Does YHWH Elohim Mean?

Mark D. Futato

A reader asks, "If Elohim refers to multiple 'gods,' then Yhwh Elohim really means Lord of Gods...the one of many, right?" A Hebrew expert answers.

Tuesday Tuba

Ashley Thorne

Mac Mods in the Chronicle, the TESOL seesaw, and the climate action promise.

Quorsum Haec?

Glenn Ricketts

The College Board strives for a Latinless America.