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.
Jun 19, 2014 by Ashley Thorne |
Ashley Thorne sees in today’s world elements from Huxley’s dystopia: birth control as environmentalism, world citizenship, slogans, indifference to “old things,” and abiding adolescence.
Feb 19, 2014 by Marilee Turscak |
A new Tumblr blog called Academic Kindness seeks to highlight instances of generosity, goodwill, and compassion in academia.
Sep 13, 2013 by Tessa Carter |
The fall 2013 issue of AQ features "critical thoughts in critical times."
Sep 11, 2013 by George Leef |
Find out how to enter the second annual Douglas B. Rogers Conditions of a Free Society Essay Competition.
Aug 28, 2013 by Jeffrey Zorn |
English composition departments often neglect to teach English composition itself.
Jun 24, 2013 by Troy Camplin |
Should students be taught how to be writers or how to write?
May 08, 2013 by George Leef |
To teach students how to write well, explains John Maguire, train them to use active verbs and build good sentences.
Nov 01, 2012 by Jason Fertig |
Employers continue to hire - and complain about - college graduates who can't write well.
Sep 18, 2012 by David J. Rothman |
Writing scholar provides insight on the usage of personal and impersonal pronouns.
Jul 20, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |
UK history students demonstrate blooping proficiency.
Jun 27, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |
Defending the Queen's English is a very hard sell these days.
May 29, 2012 by Camilo Jiménez, Will H. Corral |
Journalist and editor Camilo Jimenéz explains that he resigned from teaching because the vast majority of his privileged, private school-educated students could not compose a single error-free paragraph properly summarizing…
May 23, 2012 by Glenn Ricketts |
It's more difficult, but certainly not impossible, to teach today's college students.