Sep 01, 2015 by Ashley Thorne |
Indiana Wesleyan University revokes a degree after NAS spotlighted a plagiarized dissertation.
Aug 27, 2015 by Peter Wood |
NAS president Peter Wood calls on Dr. David Wright, president of Indiana Wesleyan University, to investigate allegations of a plagiarized doctoral dissertation issued by the university.
Feb 06, 2015 by Madison Iszler |
The recent college sports scandals at UNC and elsewhere reveal deeper problems in the current culture of higher education.
May 24, 2014 by Rachelle Peterson |
New research uncovers shady science behind the EPA's environmental regulations.
Apr 14, 2014 by Ashley Thorne |
If colleges were at least honest about censoring opinions they don't like, would we be any better off?
Sep 13, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |
The sacked former ethnic studies professor loses another round.
Aug 07, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Colleges and universities tend to spend lavishly on diversity and sustainability initiatives, but is this really the best use of their (and taxpayers') money?
Feb 21, 2012 by David Clemens |
You can’t end racism by practicing racism, even when you pretend it is virtuous.
Feb 17, 2012 by Richard Vedder |
The rankings scandal at Claremont McKenna College is just the latest example of colleges deceiving the public, writes Richard Vedder.
Dec 14, 2011 by H. Sterling Burnett |
New leaked emails by climate researchers don't disprove anthropogenic global warming - but they do seem to call into question these scientists' reliability.
Feb 22, 2011 by George Leef |
Dr. Paul Hsieh writes here about medical ethics, medical schools, and dishonesty.
Feb 15, 2011 by George Leef |
Jason Fertig has written a thought-provoking piece for NAS on the problem identified by Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa in Academically Adrift. He quotes from their conclusion.
Feb 07, 2011 by George Leef |
In today’s Pope Center Clarion Call, Dr. Troy Camplin observes that the center of gravity for the rebellion in Egypt seems to be un- and under-employed college graduates. The Egyptian government concluded that having a large…
Jan 31, 2011 by George Leef |
In today’s Pope Center piece, Troy Camplin discusses that strange campus phenomenon known as “Interdisciplinary Studies.” He argues that this could and indeed should be a serious field of study, pointing to a…
Jan 26, 2011 by George Leef |
In today’s Pope Center Clarion Call, I comment on the recent, wonderfully iconoclastic New York Times piece on law schools. Students are lured into law school in much the same way they’re lured into college…