How Universities can Teach Their Students to Respect Different Cultures

Universities expose students to difference, providing them with a unique opportunity to learn from others.

Nine Subtle Lies We All Tell Ourselves

You don’t always know what you’re doing. Mark Manson unveils a few lies we’ve been telling ourselves, and how to stop.

There are Fewer than 100 Black Professors in Britain – Why?

Also, in Britain there is not a single institution that has a degree programme in Black British studies.

“When internationally acclaimed artists can’t teach because they don’t have an MFA, what does that say about the state of education?”

This is a comment by Cameron Conaway on the post “The Wayward Crutch of Higher Education”.

Outreach, Advocacy and Healing for All

How do we best create healing and resources for sexual violence victims on our college campuses?

All-Male Urban School, All College Bound

For an astounding fourth year in a row, all 167 seniors at Urban Prep Acadamies’ schools have been accepted at four-year colleges or universities this fall.

US College Grads Under-Qualified for Employment

Kirk McDonald tells the cold, hard truth about finding jobs after graduation.

Can States Outlaw Free Online Education?

Minnesota requires a registration fee, even when courses are offered for free, online. Is this justifiable? Can it be enforced?

“Before his suicide, my grandson asked me if Amherst would have handled the assault differently if he was female.”

This is a comment by Martin Robbins on the post “The Death of Innocence at Amherst College”.

“The deck has been stacked against boys since the early 1990’s in education.”

This is a comment by JustAMan on the post “It Doesn’t Matter Who Wears the Pants: A Response to Hannah Rosin and The New York Times”.

An Education in Inequality

What Tim Brown has learned from the Penn State scandal about institutional racism.

Let’s Turn Collegiate Athletics Into a Real Business

Universities should just privatize their athletic departments and treat them like what they are: businesses.

Vice President Biden Says ‘No Means No’

The government is instituting new guidelines for campus sexual assualt for all colleges and universities that receive federal funding.