The Trends Report 2021
Covid-19 has upended the best-laid plans, and also accelerated changes that began long before the pandemic hit. As if a global health crisis weren’t enough, social and political upheaval over the past year have also increased pressure on college leaders and academics. When we emerge from this period, what will the reshaped higher ed landscape look like? Read on.
21st-Century Higher Ed
The Great ContractionCuts alone will not be enough to turn colleges’ fortunes around.
For Town & Gown, a Pandemic Pressure TestThe stakes have never been higher for this key relationship.
The 2021 Trends Report
The Surveilled StudentNew ways of monitoring health and academic performance won’t just disappear after the pandemic subsides.
The Future of Research
The Shrinking of the Scholarly RanksThe pandemic may do lasting damage to the pipeline of academic researchers.
The Antiracist CollegeThis may be a watershed moment in the history of higher education and race.