November 6, 2008

My Degree in Diversity

Ashley Thorne

I just completed an online course on how to lead diversity education workshops. Guess what I learned?

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November 5, 2008

Closed Minds

Glenn Ricketts

A recently published book seeks to debunk the belief that professors politically indoctrinate their students.

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November 5, 2008

Congratulations President-Elect Obama

Steve Balch

We wish our nation's next leader every success in the service of America.

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November 4, 2008

Evolving

Peter Wood

The endless injunction in schools and colleges to

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November 3, 2008

Election Eve

Peter Wood

When tempted to fret over the election, read world history...

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October 31, 2008

Secrets, Secrets Are No Fun

Ashley Thorne

The college-driven trend to divulge says something about higher education's vision of itself as therapeutic.

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October 30, 2008

NAS Urges WASC: Do Not Accredit Racial Preferences

Santa Rosa Junior College's accreditation must be contingent on fairness in its hiring.

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October 30, 2008

Dinner with Dick and Jane

Peter Wood

Reading instruction has come a long way (or is it far gone?) since We Come and Go.

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March 16, 2022

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Exclusive: Association of American Medical Colleges to Propose DEI Curriculum Standards

The Association of American Medical Colleges plans to release “diversity, equity, and inclusion competencies” that will force students and faculty to embrace social justice......

May 12, 2022

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Mornin’ Ralph, Mornin’ Sam in Anthropology Today

Professor Lowrey recounts her latest encounter with academic cancel culture, this time with an acceptance-turned-rejection at Anthropology Today....

February 16, 2022

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New Study Shows What Works for Civics Education

Americans strongly disagree about how our K-12 schools should teach our system of self-government. Dozens of organizations offer rival civics education resources and many of them don't w......

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May 12, 2022

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Mornin’ Ralph, Mornin’ Sam in Anthropology Today

Professor Lowrey recounts her latest encounter with academic cancel culture, this time with an acceptance-turned-rejection at Anthropology Today....

April 5, 2022

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How Many Confucius Institutes Are in the United States?

UPDATED: We're keeping track of all Confucius Institutes in the United States, including those that remain open, those that closed, and those that have announced their closing....

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Where Did We Get the Idea That Only White People Can Be Racist?

A look at the double standard that has arisen regarding racism, illustrated recently by the reaction to a black professor's biased comments on Twitter....