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Wherein I Spar With an NAS opponent

Jan 13, 2016 by George Leef |

In his newest book, Michael Roth makes a case for the benefits of a liberal education. 

BDS Movement Suffers a Setback

Jan 12, 2016 by Chance Layton |

The American Historical Association voted against a resolution to condemn Israel. 

Common Core Damage Will Last for Years to Come

Jan 12, 2016 by Chance Layton |

NAS President Peter Wood, in a recent Heartlander article, explains the failures of Common Core and why it’s in the process of leaving America’s public schools.

Sexual Misconduct on Campus:  Big Report, Little Information

Jan 12, 2016 by Glenn Ricketts |

A front-page report on campus sexual assault investigations provides lots of numbers and little information.

Sociology: Another Field that Needs Heterodoxy

Dec 18, 2015 by George Leef |

University of Central Florida Sociology Professor James Wright writes that sociology has also succumbed to groupthink and political correctness.

UCLA Law Professor Rick Sander: The evidence that racial preferences do cause “mismatch”

Dec 18, 2015 by George Leef |

UCLA law professor Rick Sander writes about the importance of "mismatch" due to racial preferences.

Fisher II and Strict Scrutiny: Not Very Strict

Dec 15, 2015 by Glenn Ricketts |

Jonathan Bean isn't expecting a great deal to change if the Supreme Court holds the University of Texas to "strict scrutiny."

Massachusetts Aligns Further With The Common Core

Dec 04, 2015 by NAS |

The Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) has voted in favor of a Common-Core aligned standardized test.

Ohio Scholars Meet

Nov 06, 2015 by NAS |

Adam Kissel spoke with the Ohio Association of Scholars.

Why Subsidize University Presses?

Nov 04, 2015 by George Leef |

University presses should stand on their own two feet.

A Conservative’s Defense of Tenure

Oct 23, 2015 by David Randall |

David Clemens writes as a conservative in defense of tenure.

The Boston Globe Hosts A Debate on Whether to Leave the Common Core

Oct 23, 2015 by David Randall |

NAS board member Sandra Stotsky makes the case that Massachusetts should leave the Common Core.

A Book on Higher Ed that Looks Dull but has Something Important to Say

Oct 09, 2015 by George Leef |

George Leef discusses an argument by two college presidents for an end to the traditional faculty role in college governance.

College Students Will Gather to Discuss “Marriage, Family, and Sexual Integrity”

Oct 01, 2015 by Ashley Thorne |

Registration is open for an October 30-31 student conference at Princeton sponsored by the Love and Fidelity Network.

AP Denies the “Denier” Label

Sep 24, 2015 by Rachelle Peterson |

The Associated Press asks news writers to quit calling scientists "climate change deniers." 

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