18 février 2017

All Work and No Play Makes for a Dull Grad Student

By Florianne Jimenez. We’re constantly told to go out and have fun, but never told how or what to doRead more...

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An Open EdTech Letter to Secretary DeVos

By Joshua Kim. Congratulations on your Senate confirmation as Secretary of Education. Read more...

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The Ideological Bridging Potential of Reading 'Ghettoside'

By Joshua Kim. The idea of looking for ideological bridges might seem absurd in the early days of the Trump administration. Nobody seems to be in the mood for common ground. Read more...

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DeVos Was Inevitable

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. Betsy DeVos as education secretary is the logical progression of decades of bipartisan "reform." Maybe now we can start resisting. Read more...

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Christian Colleges in the Age of Trump

HomeBy Thomas Albert Howard. Christian colleges can provide a bridge between elite opinion and “red-state” America, writes Thomas Albert Howard. How might they rise to the occasion. Read more...

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Trump's Entry Ban Remains Blocked

HomeBy Doug Lederman. A federal appeals court ruled today to keep in place a temporary restraining order barring the Trump administration from enforcing an executive order barring entry into the U.S. for nationals from seven Muslim-majority countries. Read more...

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Cross-Country (and Credit-Bearing) Collaboration

HomeBy Doug Lederman. Boise State offers a Harvard Business School course (supplemented by Idaho university's own faculty experts) for credit to its students. Read more...

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Trial and Error: Scheduling Assessments

HomeBy Doug Lederman. In a new feature, we explain how Western Governors University revamped its system for helping students set up 30,000 assessments a month. Read more...

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Bracing for Black Bloc

HomeBy Emily Tate. Recent violent protests by off-campus anarchist groups, most notably at Berkeley, are sparking renewed conversations among college law enforcement officials about campus preparedness. Read more...

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Study: Teaching and Research Not Tied

HomeBy Emily Tate. Two Northwestern University researchers found that skilled scholars do not come at the expense of quality instructors, or vice versa. Read more...

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