Apr 04, 2016 by NAS |
Thorne responds to a critique of her essay in the Chronicle of Higher Education.
Feb 29, 2016 by NAS |
The NAS Beach Books launch event was featured on C-SPAN.
Feb 29, 2016 by Edward R. Dougherty |
A professor reflects on the childish fare being fed to today's college students.
Feb 26, 2016 by NAS |
Trent England of the Thoughtful Patriot interviewed David Randall about the latest Beach Books report.
Feb 22, 2016 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood writes about the results of the NAS's latest Beach Books study for The Federalist.
Feb 09, 2016 David Randall |
A report on the books assigned in 2014-2016 as "common reading."
Jan 28, 2016 by NAS |
For the past six years, NAS has surveyed college common reading programs. Join us at the launch of the newest "Beach Books" report.
Oct 14, 2015 by Rachelle Peterson |
Joanna Williams asks what “academic freedom” protects, if there is no truth for academics to seek?
Sep 28, 2015 NAS |
Drilling Through the Core, a book edited by NAS president Peter Wood, is released today.
Jul 31, 2015 by Peter Wood |
University common reading programs fail to show students the value of learning from the past.
Jul 22, 2015 by Ashley Thorne |
A new article on college summer reading programs agrees with NAS's findings: fiction, classics, and books older than the students are extremely rare.
Apr 03, 2015 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood offers a fresh look at Henry David Thoreau's Walden.
Mar 17, 2015 by Peter Wood |
The 1945 bedtime story Goodnight Moon remains a classic invocation of peacefulness and home.
Dec 03, 2014 by NAS |
Just in time for the holiday season, Felicia Chernesky, the managing editor of Academic Questions, has released the children's book Sugar White Snow and Evergreens: A Winter Wonderland of Color.
Nov 10, 2014 by NAS |
Textbook authors seek collaborators who have expertise in genetics, psychology, sociology, and anthropology.