Aug 20, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood responds to Naomi Schaefer Riley's article in the New York Post which suggests that Dr. Wood has been silenced for dissenting from politically correct orthodoxy.
Aug 17, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood reviews a recent report that found that a third of American colleges and universities have unhealthy financial outlooks.
Aug 14, 2012 by Peter Wood |
A new book describes Obama's anti-suburbs regulations. Peter Wood considers how these regulations may accelerate the bursting of the higher education bubble.
Aug 08, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood debates Macalester College president Brian Rosenberg on whether the U.S. should pursue the goal of further increases in college enrollments.
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?
Jul 30, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood considers how the higher-education bubble could pop.
Jul 27, 2012 by Peter Wood |
The bubble in American higher education is inflating rapidly. Ironically this is happening just at the moment when large numbers of Americans are noticing that there is indeed a higher-ed bubble—that…
Jul 24, 2012 by Peter Wood |
A scholar whose research identified disadvantages for children of same-sex marriage faces opposition by those who dislike his findings.
Jul 23, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Campus sexual-harassment codes grow ever more draconian even as what passes for acceptable behavior behind the scenes grows worse and worse.
Jul 20, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood reviews the National Association of Scholars’ changing approach to reforming higher education.
Jul 13, 2012 by Peter Wood |
The platform committee of the Texas Republican Party backs away from its support of "critical thinking."
Jul 06, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Regretting cultural loss is valuable when it shows us the way forward.
Jul 05, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Reforming higher education is not just about nostalgia for the past.
Jul 02, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood weighs the cost of higher education’s turn away from Western civilization survey courses.
Jun 19, 2012 by Peter Wood |
Peter Wood compares the second thoughts of a famous Marxist literary critic and the UCLA faculty’s rejection of a proposed diversity requirement.