Articles

January 21, 2020

Surrender of the Humanities

Peter Wood

Why are the humanities disappearing? Is it dethronement brought by a "neoliberal" disenchantment or a forfeiting of profundity the Academy's elite?

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January 21, 2020

Written Remarks for EO 12866 Meeting

NAS

When the 2011 Dear Colleague Letter was issued, NAS watched with alarm as campus officials alleged, without evidence, a college rape epidemic.  NAS supports a reevaluation of current Title IX practice. Enclosed are our remarks given during...

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January 21, 2020

Racial Equity and Social Justice — Courtesy of Higher Education

William H. Young

Local governments are enacting higher education mandates on social justice and equality argues William Young.

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November 4, 2019

NAS Comments on Proposed Foreign Disclosure Regulations

NAS

NAS's comment and recommendations on the Department of Education's proposed updates to foreign disclosure policy.

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October 22, 2019

NAS Commends President Trump’s Executive Orders: No More Law by Dear Colleague Letter

NAS

NAS applauds President Trump for two recent executive orders affecting Title IX regulations, which help curb bureaucratic rule and preserve the rights of the accused.

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June 25, 2019

Colorado Moves West

NAS

UC-Boulder is doubling the size of its Boulder-based Bruce D. Benson Center for Western Civilization, Thought & Policy.

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Press Releases

December 12, 2019

Daniel Asia Nominated to the National Council on the Arts

NAS

President Trump announced December 10th his intent to nominate prominent classical composer, professor of music, Daniel Asia, to be a Member of the National Council on the Arts.

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December 9, 2019

Social Justice Education in America

David Randall

On December 6th at a launch event co-hosted with the James G. Martin Center, the National Association of Scholars (NAS) released Social Justice Education in America, a report analyzing the influence of social justice advocates at 60 colleges and univ...

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October 21, 2019

Peter Wood Receives Jeane Kirkpatrick Prize for Academic Freedom

NAS

The Overton Window should be at its widest in the academy but rarely is that the case. In his acceptance speech, Peter wrestles with how to widen that window.

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October 22, 2019

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NAS Commends President Trump’s Executive Orders: No More Law by Dear Colleague Letter

NAS applauds President Trump for two recent executive orders affecting Title IX regulations, which help curb bureaucratic rule and preserve the rights of the accused....

January 2, 2020

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Oklahoma Ed Agency is OK with Promoting Progressive Activism as Civics

The Oklahoma State Department of Education announced this month that Generation Citizen "offers training support to bring action civics into the classroom."...

January 2, 2020

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Academic Freedom Under Threat: What’s to be Done?

In his recent talk at Oxford University, political scientist and NAS affiliate head Bruce Gilley offers practical solutions to higher education’s Left-wing homogeneity, arguing that co...

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May 26, 2010

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10 Reasons Not to Go to College

A sampling of arguments for the idea that college may not be for everyone....

September 21, 2010

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Ask a Scholar: What Does YHWH Elohim Mean?

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....

May 29, 2013

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Ask a Scholar: How Did Women's Suffrage Impact the USA?

Prof. Jonathan Bean assesses the impact of the women's suffrage movement on the American polity....