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Most College Presidents Worry That Speech Issues Could Trigger Violence

April 9, 2018 - 10:01pm
The American Council on Education found that nearly all of the college presidents it surveyed, when asked to choose, would prefer allowing students to be exposed to many types of speech rather than protecting them by prohibiting speech.
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The Future of Work

April 9, 2018 - 10:00pm
FOW event for Indiana U
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One Leader Wants to Move Beyond His University's Controversial Mascot. Here's What He Has in Mind.

April 9, 2018 - 1:39pm
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign retired its Native American mascot, Chief Illiniwek, more than a decade ago. Its staying power has prompted the chancellor, Robert Jones, to put on a series of "critical conversations."
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Piano Students at Utah State U. Endured Humiliation and Sexual Harassment, Report Says

April 9, 2018 - 11:20am
The program’s longtime coordinator, described as having created a "toxic" atmosphere of psychological abuse and discrimination against women, has retired.
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Some Colleges Share Lists of Early-Decision Admits. Now the Justice Department Is Investigating.

April 8, 2018 - 4:50pm
The department wants to determine if the exchange of information violates antitrust laws.
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Transitions

April 8, 2018 - 4:31pm
Neeli Bendapudi will lead the University of Louisville, and Jennifer Summit was named provost at San Francisco State University.
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7 Steps to Better Online Teaching

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
What one instructor learned from YouTube, and other strategies that helped her better motivate her students.
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Pros and Cons of Virtual Reality in the Classroom

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
How to use it, and what to beware of.
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What I Learned When My Students Used Google Translate

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
It wasn’t pretty.
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Why Researchers Shouldn’t Share All Their Data

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
Too much self-exposure might compromise a career. It might also muddle one’s message.
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Did You Know You Can Major in Drones?

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
And not just at Unmanned Vehicle University.
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Why Your College Needs a VP for Online Learning

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
The job is no longer on the sidelines. It's key to staffing, development, and training.
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How Ed Tech Is Exploiting Students

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
The invisible hand helps itself to student labor and data.
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How to Decide Turf Battles Over Campus Space: Use Data, Not Emotion

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
Sometimes campus leaders don’t have all the information they need.
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How A.I. Is Infiltrating Every Corner of the Campus

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
In enrollment, advising, and campus facilities, the revolution is spreading fast.
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How to Respond to Racist Incidents

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
In the short term, affirm your values and mission, experts say. In the long term, work on the cultural antagonisms that fester on every campus.
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This Historian Gave Up an Ivy League Professorship. Now She Says She Is ‘the Uncoolest Artist in the World.’

April 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
Nell Painter wrote serious books and led scholarly associations before going to art school, a transformation she examines — including the perniciousness of M.F.A. education — in a new memoir.
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Can Artificial Intelligence Make Teaching More Personal?

April 8, 2018 - 4:29pm
Professors say it's not only faster, but fairer.
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‘Paterno’ Depicts Penn State’s Most Powerful Men in the Throes of Moral Crisis

April 7, 2018 - 8:01pm
The new HBO film examines the fallout from Jerry Sandusky’s sex-abuse scandal, focusing on what the legendary football coach and top administrators could have done to prevent it.
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Sit-In Ends at Howard U. With Students Claiming 8 of 9 Demands Met

April 6, 2018 - 5:22pm
The resolution was only a partial one, and students vowed that the culmination of their weeklong protest marked “not an end but a beginning.”
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