College

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Why Elizabeth Warren’s college debt plan sucks

May 3, 2019 2:13 pm

Her proposal rewards big borrowers and punishes workers who scrimped

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The Middlebury mess

April 23, 2019 2:43 pm

Students are open to challenging ideas. Their administrators are not

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The reimagining of the American university

April 22, 2019 10:03 am

A college in Oklahoma has turned academia into an Atwoodian nightmare

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Stop wasting your money on college

March 18, 2019 12:49 pm

The valedictory address high school seniors need to hear

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When a student mob came for my job, my college did not support me

March 15, 2019 2:02 pm

Students at my college demanded a review of my tenure because of an article I wrote. My fellow faculty members failed to back me up

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Operation Varsity Blues and the wrong sort of college corruption

March 13, 2019 10:12 am

Free Felicity Huffman, because nothing else in education is

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The search for viewpoint diversity in higher education

February 23, 2019 9:42 am

America’s colleges are deeply embedded in and influenced by the local communities where they are geographically situated

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The irony of the war on Yale fraternities

February 19, 2019 5:17 pm

Do the women bringing the lawsuit realize that, by virtue of being Ivy League students, they too are privileged?

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Ohio State lecturer bans students from saying ‘illegal immigrants’

January 9, 2019 2:59 pm

They’re ‘unauthorized’ and you are forbidden to say otherwise

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The real Harvard admissions scandal is hiding in plain sight

November 15, 2018 7:35 am

It’s not just the discrimination against Asian-American students. It’s the ‘legacy preferences’ that ensure the rich get in

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The dangerous silence in higher education

November 10, 2018 9:13 am

I suggested that more balance was needed in academic programming. Within hours, my office door and surrounding corridor was vandalized

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American universities need to chop the hand that feeds them tyrants’ cash

October 23, 2018 10:17 am

How can politically correct universities take money from Mohammed bin Salman?

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Free speech and expensive schools in South Dakota

October 5, 2018 8:18 am

Leaked documents suggest a showdown is coming

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The trouble with American universities: I talk to Jamie Kirchick

September 19, 2018 12:53 pm

Life’n’Arts podcast with the Brookings Institute fellow running for a seat on Yale’s board

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None of my Harvard students thinks Brexit is a good idea

April 21, 2018 4:41 pm

When I asked my study group at Harvard’s Kennedy School whether Brexit was a good idea, not a single hand went up