Higher Education

Cracking the Cartel
September 01, 2015

Turning amateurs into pros won’t stop the exploitation of football and basketball players.

The Rehabilitationists
August 30, 2015

A small band of determined academics have set out to persuade the Supreme Court to undo the New Deal—and have almost won.

The Trigger Warning Myth
August 14, 2015

Coddled students aren't the cause of a mental health crisis on campus. They're just pawns in the culture wars.

I Had the “Least Meaningful Job in America”—and I Loved It
July 23, 2015

Working as a parking lot attendant helped me become a better person.

Professors Do Live in Fear—But Not of Liberal Students
June 11, 2015

The real threat to job security comes from above, not below.

UNC's Hall of Shame
June 08, 2015

A Klansman's name has finally been scrubbed from a campus building. Now what?

The Hostile Renegotiation of the Professor-Student Relationship
June 05, 2015

College classrooms will never be the same again—and that's not necessarily a bad thing.

Generation PTSD: What the "Trigger Warning" Debate Is Really About
May 20, 2015

Critics of the "new political correctness" have impulses that are deeply embedded within American culture.  

My Students Need Trigger Warnings—and Professors Do, Too
May 17, 2015

It’s our job as professors to do more than just expose them to difficult ideas. It’s our job to help see them through the exposure.