Higher Ed Reform

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My Counsel to President-elect Trump on American Higher Education

Dec 05, 2016 by Peter Wood |

NAS President Peter Wood offers the president-elect suggestions for the direction of higher education in the United States.

Western Civilization Isn’t Dead Yet

Mar 28, 2016 by Editors-in-Chief of the Stanford Review, 2013-16 |

The Editors-in-Chief of the Stanford Review write on the lack of a proper foundation at Stanford University.

A Book on Higher Ed that Looks Dull but has Something Important to Say

Oct 09, 2015 by George Leef |

George Leef discusses an argument by two college presidents for an end to the traditional faculty role in college governance.

Is ‘Get a Job’ the Purpose of College?

Feb 10, 2015 by Peter Wood |

Governor Scott Walker's call for changes at the University of Wisconsin, which initially included major revisions to the school's mission statement, reveal a fundamental shift in the purpose of education. 

The New Problem of Higher Education: The Foreign-Based Institute

Oct 08, 2014 by James A. Stever |

James A. Stever, Professor Emeritus at the University of Cincinnati, discusses the potential dangers of foreign institutes such as the Confucius Institute.

Assigning Blame for the Degradation of Higher Ed

Aug 08, 2014 by George Leef |

Establishment voices blame critics and innovators for the degradation of higher ed.

Should You Avoid Ivy League Schools?

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."

On Re-Civilizing Higher Education

Aug 06, 2013 by Peter Wood |

NAS president Peter Wood spoke recently in Colorado on the crisis in American higher education.

The Trouble with Ed Schools

Jul 24, 2013 by George Leef |

Lifting licensing requirements is key to ending education schools' monopoly and ensuring teacher quality.

Humanists in High Dudgeon: The CFR-ALSCW Standoff

Jun 24, 2013 by John Agresto |

It's time to remember that the liberal arts "are not simply of personal benefit or esoteric private enjoyment but are and have always been of inestimable value to society."

Pope Center Plugs NAS 100 Great Ideas

Feb 22, 2013 by Glenn Ricketts |

The Pope Center's Jay Schalin writes about our 100 Great Ideas.

A Hundred Ideas for Reforming Higher Education

Feb 08, 2013 by Peter Wood |

The status quo is so deeply entrenched that only a fantasy map will get us out of the Great Gillikin Forest to the Emerald City, from the Inferno to the Paradiso.

One Hundred Great Ideas for Higher Education

Feb 07, 2013 by |

Richard Arum, Jill Biden, Andrew Delbanco, Joseph Epstein, Victor Davis Hanson, Wilfred McClay, Charles Murray, Ibn Warraq, Tom Wolfe, and many others share their ideas for reforming higher education. 

Making College Right

Jan 23, 2013 |

PRESS RELEASE: The National Association of Scholars (NAS) has published a new book proposing remedies to key problems in American higher education.

Ranking Colleges

Jan 23, 2013 by William Casement |

This chapter is an excerpt from William Casement's new book Making College Right, published by the National Association of Scholars.

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