Apr 30, 2015 by Peter Wood |
NAS President Peter Wood talks with the Armstrong & Getty Show about his recent Weekly Standard cover story.
Dec 05, 2014 by Patrick J. Deneen |
In "God's and Guns," a special section of the Winter 2014 Academic Questions, Patrick J. Deneen finds that both sides in the latest stage of the Culture Wars "represent a betrayal of the proper mission of higher education."
Jul 30, 2014 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood writes to Senator Lamar Alexander about the Office for Civil Rights's efforts to lower standards of due process in cases of alleged sexual assault on campus.
Jul 29, 2014 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood responds to William Deresiewicz's provocative New Republic piece, "Don't Send Your Kid to the Ivy League."
Jun 17, 2014 by Peter Wood |
Surprising new statistics, from a surprising source, on sexual assault.
Jun 04, 2014 by Jason Fertig |
Dennis Prager offers five key ideas that every college graduate should understand.
May 02, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
Over the past two decades, food-related courses and food justice programs have become a hot trend in academia.
Apr 30, 2014 by Peter Wood |
On many topics—racial preferences, sustainability, gay marriage, world citizenship, patriarchy, harassment, sexual freedom—there is room on campus for only one opinion.
Apr 29, 2014 by Peter Wood |
Godzilla and Godot have more in common than a first syllable. They are the two opposing faces of despair: a god that is pure wrath and a god that never shows up.
Apr 23, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
Dartmouth president Philip Hanlon hopes to tame the tempers of Freedom Budget activists, but it remains to be seen whether he can truly transform the college.
Apr 21, 2014 by Peter Wood |
"Bowdoin has a bad conscience. It knows that it has made some wrong turns but it doesn't like hearing that from a stranger."
Mar 05, 2014 by George Leef |
George Leef writes about the recent book, Party School, written by West Virginia University sociology professor Karen Weiss. The book documents the way party culture has dominated most of WVU.
Feb 19, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
A new Tumblr blog called Academic Kindness seeks to highlight instances of generosity, goodwill, and compassion in academia.
Jan 30, 2014 by Joshua Bridges |
At many universities, students have shot down speakers who announce differing opinions. By doing so, they undermine their own intellectual development.
Dec 24, 2013 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood playfully considers the nature of quizzes and offers NAS's final quiz of the season: comics and college.