SOURCE: Chronicle of Higher Education
by Joy Connolly
"As interim President of a large public graduate school, I believe passionately in providing education that empowers students to make the most of their lives, whether or not they pursue careers in the academy."
SOURCE: The Brown Daily Herald
The Department may revive program in future with extra year, stronger thematic focus.
SOURCE: History Headlines
by Glenn David Brasher
Aren’t retention and anti-intellectualism the real problems?
SOURCE: The Way of Improvement Leads Home
by John Fea
Boot is the latest public intellectual to chide academic historians for failing to speak to public audiences.
SOURCE: The Globe Post
by Luis Martínez-Fernández
"The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.”
SOURCE: The Chronicle of Higher Education
by Cal Newport
It used to simplify crucial tasks. Now it's strangling scholars' ability to think.
SOURCE: Inside Higher Ed
American Historical Association says hiring committees shouldn't ask for letters of recommendation until candidates pass a first look.
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