In tough times, some US colleges may fold
Jon Marcus | 12 September 2013 |
tags: higher education, US
The old way of doing business in American higher education will not work in the future.
Denyse O'Leary | 28 November 2012 |
American universities are discouraging students from expressing controversial views.
The Victims’ Revolution
Harley J. Sims | 09 November 2012 |
tags: book reviews, higher education
In a new book a gay writer pens a powerful indictment of identity studies as dogmatic cults.
Michael W. Hannon | 17 September 2012 |
tags: book reviews, higher education, pornography
Nathan Harden’s “Sex and God at Yale” graphically shows what moral bankruptcy and relativism has produced at America's most elite universities.
The season for commencement has begun…
Alma Acevedo | 29 May 2012 |
tags: higher education
Enough of comedians and dissenters at the podium. Bring back speakers who offer direction for life's journey.
The dangers of knowledge without wisdom
Steven Schwartz | 28 February 2012 |
Which should be uppermost in students’ minds: a good job or a good life?
College blues and the twinkie factor
Kevin Ryan | 13 January 2012 |
tags: higher education, mental illness
How should a college professor deal with students' mental health excuses?
Should China be our model in higher education?
Thomas C. Reeves | 03 January 2012 |
tags: China, higher education
The notion that universities should teach only subjects which are useful and profitable is nonsense.
Is American higher education cheating students?
Thomas C. Reeves | 29 November 2011 |
tags: higher education, liberal arts
There are many surprises in a survey of what students actually learn at college. Some leading institutions get Ds.
Professing at the podium
Alma Acevedo | 16 November 2011 |
tags: higher education, post-modernism
The problem with some professors is that they only seem to know one thing: problems.
Unwinding Marquette’s unhiring
Thaddeus J. Kozinski | 03 June 2010 |
tags: higher education, homosexuality, liberalism
A leading Catholic university has rescinded a job offer to a lesbian academic, prompting allegations of illiberal discrimination. Who’s at fault?
Do we need more college graduates?
Thomas C. Reeves | 11 May 2010 |
tags: higher education
Vocational training is one thing. Engagement with the great questions of life, culture and politics is another.
Never tire of asking questions
Jack Martin | 11 May 2010 |
A university education enables students to scrutinise ethically dubious claims made by some scientists
Liberalism and higher education
Christopher O. Tollefsen | 11 May 2010 |
tags: freedom, higher education, liberalism
We all agree that we should be free, equal and independent. But what does it mean to be free?