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The Slow Professor:Resisting Higher Education's 'Corporatizing Culture Of Speed,' Or 'Self-Indulgent Tenured Faculty Privilege'?

Inside Higher Ed, 'The Slow Professor' (reviewing The Slow Professor: Challenging the Culture of Speed in the Academy (University of Toronto Press, Mar. 28, 2016), by Maggie Berg (Queen’s University) & Barbara K. Seeber (Brock University)) (interview): New book argues that professors should actively resist the "culture of speed" in...

Narcissistic Professors Give Higher Grades To Narcissistic Students

Inside Higher Ed, New Study Suggests That Narcissistic Business Students Thrive Under Narcissistic Professors: Much has been written about the effects of toxic leaders in business, but a new study suggests that toxic business professors -- specifically narcissists -- wreak havoc in the classroom, at least for their more modest...

Why Universities Hire Co-Deans To Lead Their Law Schools

Following up on my coverage of the five law schools with co-deans (Case Western, LSU, Minnesota, New Mexico, Rutgers): Inside Higher Ed, Why Universities Hire Two Deans to Lead Their Law Schools: At first, it was a short-term solution: the law school needed a new dean, and Michael Scharf and...

Princeton explains why it charges tuition despite its multibillion-dollar endowment

Harvard and Princeton have each responded to a critical letter from congressional leaders questioning how they spend their endowment money, Inside Higher Ed reported. The letter — written by Senator Orrin Hatch, Congressman Thomas W....Show More Summary

AWP Access for Members With Disabilities

Inside Higher Ed reports that conflict has surfaced over equal access as AWP 2016 launches: several panel proposals exploring disability studies and writing have been rejected by the organization, and many are questioning the conference’s commitment to creating accessible environments for all conference attendees. Show More Summary

STEVEN HAYWARD: Emory Doubles Down On Beclowning Itself. I could go on, but the disgrace that is…

STEVEN HAYWARD: Emory Doubles Down On Beclowning Itself. I could go on, but the disgrace that is Dean Nair is pretty evident at this point. Besides, if you have a moment, check out the comment thread at the Inside Higher Ed link. They are uniformly negative. Our work here is done. The only question is: […]

EMORY’S “DEAN OF CAMPUS LIFE” WRITES ABOUT TRUMP CHALKINGS, hilarity ensues. Even the commenters at…

EMORY’S “DEAN OF CAMPUS LIFE” WRITES ABOUT TRUMP CHALKINGS, hilarity ensues. Even the commenters at Inside Higher Ed seem amazingly unsympathetic. My favorite: “I am astonished, that it is possible to say so little using so many words.” Though to be fair, if you’re saying that it’s because you’re not familiar with the work of […]

McGraw-Hill Destroys Textbook After Complaints That Maps Are Anti-Israel

Do Israel supporters get to rewrite history? Inside Higher Ed  reports that the educational publishing company McGraw-Hill is withdrawing and destroying all copies of a textbook after complaints that it contained maps that were anti-Israel. Show More Summary

My Brilliant (White Male) Professors

Inside Higher Ed, My Brilliant (White Male) Professors: For years, critics have pointed to flaws in the reliability of RateMyProfessors, which remains popular with many students. As far back as 2006, for example, a study found that students gave the highest ratings to professors seen as easy graders or good-looking....

Is It Really “Offensive” to Say Don’t Saddle People with Bad Debt?

“Dean Dad” is angry with me. A blogger for Inside Higher Ed and a community college dean, Matt Reed found my argument in yesterday’s Wall Street Journal that the federal government should stop giving student loans to people without regard...Show More Summary

The Next Ann Coulter

This post originally appeared on Inside Higher Ed.

THE ANN COULTER REFERENCE IS MOSTLY PROOF THAT INSIDE HIGHER ED ISN’T IMMUNE TO CLICKBAIT, BUT THE A…

THE ANN COULTER REFERENCE IS MOSTLY PROOF THAT INSIDE HIGHER ED ISN’T IMMUNE TO CLICKBAIT, BUT THE ARTICLE ISN’T BAD: Milo Yiannopoulos: The Next Ann Coulter?

MORE ON GEORGETOWN LAW’S DIVERSITY PROBLEM, FROM INSIDE HIGHER ED: Justice Scalia, a Law School and…

MORE ON GEORGETOWN LAW’S DIVERSITY PROBLEM, FROM INSIDE HIGHER ED: Justice Scalia, a Law School and Diversity of Thought. The death of Justice Antonin Scalia has set off a debate at the Georgetown University law school about the appearance of institutional endorsements and intellectual diversity. Some professors are criticizing the law school for a statement […]

On Faculty Mentoring

One of the evergreen topics for academic magazines like Inside Higher Ed and The Chronicle of Higher Education is faculty “mentoring.” It’s rare for a week to go by without at least one lengthy essay on the topic, many of which recirculate multiple times through my various social media channels. The latest batch of these…

Why Is Tuition So High

This article originally appeared in Inside Higher Ed.

Campus climate roundup

3 months agoIndustries / Law : Overlawyered

New Oxford vice chancellor speaks out against threats to free inquiry as well as overregulation of universities [Iain Martin, CapX] Feds: get in line on Title IX or we’ll yank your institutional science funding [Inside Higher Ed, background...Show More Summary

For Black Men

This article originally appeared in Inside Higher Ed.

Meningitis strikes 3 U.S. college campuses in recent weeks

Meningitis has surfaced on three U.S. college campuses in the last few weeks, infecting four students and blamed for the death of a university employee, Inside Higher Ed reported. Continue reading ? The post Meningitis strikes 3 U.S. college campuses in recent weeks appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

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