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Posts from Letters

Essay on Campus Fanaticism Was One-Sided, Ignored History

Author focused only on critics of Israel.

Essay Mischaracterized Kalven Report

It has contributed substantially to the institutional culture of free expression and academic freedom.

FIRE’s Defense of Rankings Methodology Is Lacking

They have created meaningless numbers that shouldn’t be taken seriously by anybody who cares about free speech.

Yes, Harvard Is Last in Free Speech. The Rankings Don’t Lie.

Quibbles about methodology don’t change the underlying reality.

Resist Outside Efforts to Pit Disciplines Against Each Other

Critics know exactly what they are doing.

The Post-Pandemic College Experience Needs Greek Life

It can keep students fully engaged while also tackling the real issues that plague campus life.

Humanities Degrees Have Power and Versatility

Getting young adults to take an interest in literature is a battle worth fighting,

Plagiarism Has No Place at Harvard — or Anywhere Else In Higher Ed

We must offer a full-throated defense of our academic standards.

More Reasons Young People Stay Away From STEM fields

For one, it usually takes six years to earn a doctoral degree.

Top-Down Efforts to Improve Teaching Are a Bad Idea

We ought to seek solutions that recognize departments as a community of scholars.
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