Mar 08, 2016 by Chance Layton |
In the wake of Black Lives Matter protests, a study shows students prefer closed minds over intellectual virtues.
Oct 06, 2015 by David Randall |
Harvard students are willing to tolerate conservatives--but only on terms that cripple their own education.
Sep 14, 2015 by Rachelle Peterson |
Rachelle Peterson explains that divestment activists have silenced debate, but done little to aid the environment.
May 05, 2015 by Ashley Thorne |
A new study shows that in half of Harvard's colleges, all faculty political donations are to Democrats, and none are to Republicans.
Nov 26, 2014 by Rachelle Peterson |
Harvard students sue to divest from fossil fuels.
Jan 28, 2014 by Rachelle Peterson |
Now, Massive Open Online Courses serve as a supplement to classroom learning, and it seems that colleges are more eager to produce them than to use them. But what happens when colleges embrace the MOOC?
Jan 15, 2014 by George Leef |
Exhorbitant presidential salaries have promoted misuse of power and undermined the effectiveness of leadership, leading to distrust among students, faculty, and leaders, writes Harry R. Lewis.
Dec 24, 2013 by Peter Wood |
NAS recaps the top ten higher education stories from 2013.
Oct 23, 2013 by George Leef |
Harvard Law professor Randall Kennedy's new book concluding in favor of continuing racial preferences fails to be persuasive.
May 20, 2013 by Tessa Carter |
Harvey Mansfield analyzes the implications of What Does Bowdoin Teach? in his article “The Higher Education Scandal.”
Apr 19, 2013 by Michael Toscano |
The Harvard Federalist Society held an important conference on Intellectual Diversity and the Legal Academy.
Mar 06, 2013 by George Leef |
George Leef reviews Becoming Right.
Jun 20, 2012 by Jonathan Imber |
Jonathan Imber contrasts two prominent commencement addresses with a more obscure one.
Mar 20, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood evaluates the reactions to the release of a video evincing Barack Obama's friendship with Dr. Derrick Bell, and he considers whether it matters that the U.S. President was influenced by a scholar who championed critical…
Jan 05, 2012 by Harvey Silverglate |
FIRE co-founder Harvey Silverglate applauds the Harvard student newspaper for defending free inquiry at the University, where the faculty is increasingly inclined to enact political orthodoxy.