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Posts from Letters

Higher Education Is Not Just Four-Year Colleges

Chronicle survey ignored community colleges.

Essay on Political Attacks on Academic Freedom Drifted Into Propaganda

For example, author exaggerated reach of Florida’s Stop WOKE Act.

Steep Financial Learning Curves for New Presidents

At the very least, search firms should provide candidates with audited financial statements.

Elite Colleges Not Doing Enough to Help Veterans

Regional comprehensive universities are a far better fit.

There’s a War on Academic Freedom? Follow the Money.

The organizations profiled in a recent essay are all funded by the same handful of wealthy donors.

Academe Must Do More to Support Publicly Engaged Scholarship

The American Council of Learned Societies is taking steps to do just that.

Police Academies Even More Associated With Higher Ed Than Essay Detailed

Higher education is effectively helping facilitate the crisis surrounding police community relations.

Faculty Must Be More Involved in Solving Higher Ed’s Problems

Asking upper administration to be more vocal in their support of academics is necessary but insufficient.

Article on Public Opinion of Affirmative Action Relied on Data From Partisan Polling Firm

The phraseology of a question will determine how it is answered.

Evidence for Lab Origin of Pandemic Fails to Be as Extraordinary as Claim

The placement of the virus institute in Wuhan was intentional.
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