Education

woke history

Woke history is making big inroads in America’s high schools

September 17, 2019 4:08 pm

The cleansing power of ethnic studies

felicity huffman

The Oscar goes to Felicity Huffman

September 15, 2019 11:15 am

The Desperate Housewife is down with a case of the Varsity Blues

novel books

Novel advice for incoming STEM freshmen

September 2, 2019 1:07 pm

Students interested in a career in investing and technology should read more fiction

murals

The abject stupidity of the Arnautoff murals debacle

August 28, 2019 11:21 pm

Don’t blame snowflakes – grown-ups are the idiots

education schools

When will American schools catch up with the technological revolution?

August 22, 2019 4:42 pm

Children in kindergarten or middle school today are likely to be educated for a world that will largely have disappeared by the time they graduate

amy wax

In defense of Amy Wax

July 29, 2019 11:37 am

Too many foolish people have too much invested in believing the worst about the Penn Law professor

intellectuals

I’m starting a trade union for intellectuals

July 17, 2019 11:33 pm

Someone should go in to bat for academics if they’re targeted by an outrage mob

universities chinese

Has China infiltrated America’s universities?

July 4, 2019 12:43 pm

In the academy, Beijing is the elephant in the room

noah carl

How Noah Carl is fighting back against Cambridge

June 27, 2019 5:42 am

‘If we want to safeguard academic freedom, we need to start imposing real, material costs on the institutions that buckle under activists’ pressure’

bernie sanders college student debt

Sure, cancel student debt. Then cancel college

June 26, 2019 11:30 am

Higher education has been massively devalued over the past decade

viewpoint diversity

Viewpoint diversity includes conservative thought

June 24, 2019 12:26 pm

The seminar, not the lecture, is the way

calorie counting

When did calorie counting become offensive?

June 20, 2019 11:34 am

Disproportionate sensitivity is learned behavior

oberlin college gibson’s bakery

Oberlin College and the rise of social justice vengeance

June 19, 2019 11:01 am

Could a bakery’s court win over a liberal arts school be the turn of the tide?

kyle kashuv

Harvard is more racist than Kyle Kashuv

June 17, 2019 4:29 pm

The Ivies won’t apologize for discriminating against Asian Americans

gender equality

Gender equality is closer than we think

June 10, 2019 1:33 pm

The world of difference is disappearing

generation z

Will Generation Z elect a Boomer president in 2020?

May 28, 2019 5:54 am

If young voters really want to change the world, they must turn up

naomi wolf

False history from Naomi Wolf and Marc Lamont Hill

May 24, 2019 3:16 pm

The truth will out — even on Twitter

adversity score

How’s your adversity score?

May 23, 2019 12:25 pm

The attempt to make the SAT more inclusive will handicap the very children it is meant to reward

harvey weinstein guilty harvard

At Harvard, you’re guilty until proven innocent

May 14, 2019 11:28 am

The end of academic freedom?

harvard

The diversocrats take Harvard

May 13, 2019 5:19 am

Ronald Sullivan, free speech, and the real meaning of ‘hostile environments’

elizabeth warren college debt

Why Elizabeth Warren’s college debt plan sucks

May 3, 2019 2:13 pm

Her proposal rewards big borrowers and punishes workers who scrimped

charlottesville

Memories of a misspent youth in Charlottesville

May 2, 2019 11:53 am

Sebastian Flyte had nothing on me

middlebury college

The Middlebury mess

April 23, 2019 2:43 pm

Students are open to challenging ideas. Their administrators are not

tulsa reimagining american university

The reimagining of the American university

April 22, 2019 10:03 am

A college in Oklahoma has turned academia into an Atwoodian nightmare

camille paglia

Camille Paglia vs the trans-Taliban

April 19, 2019 11:40 am

The feminist thinker has a fight on her hands