Apr 03, 2014 by NAS |
All lectures from the NAS Conference on Global Citizenship and Bowdoin College are now available for viewing.
Jan 21, 2011 by Ashley Thorne |
A United Nations initiative aims to unite colleges and universities in the pursuit of ambiguous ideals such as "global citizenship."
Jul 14, 2010 by George Leef |
That's the subject of my Clarion Call today. I like some aspects of the book. Best of all is Wildavsky's argument that we should abandon educational mercantilism -- the notion that nations have to compete to be tops…
May 04, 2010 by Ashley Thorne |
Over at NAS.org, we occasionally re-post one or two pieces from the same month a year ago in order not to lose sight of some of NAS's best articles and the ones that have received the most attention. Today we re-post an article…
Dec 15, 2009 by Ashley Thorne |
Should sustainability be a "defining feature" of higher education? I examine the sustaina-zeal at Penn State U in a recent NAS.org article. It sounds as if sustainabullies are ready to invade every aspect of the university.…