Recent Articles

Data Creep

, George C. Leef

A technological revolution may bring about a sea change in the way the higher education industry works.

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Blue law

, Rosemarie Capozzi

A recent study by David Horowitz found that of 18 elite law and journalism schools, Republicans made up only a small minority of professors.

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Faith & the Faculty

, Malcolm A. Kline

Academics tend to be more religious than non-academics, an economist from MIT says, but he admitted that belief and unbelief may vary by department.

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Badgering Conservatives

, Malcolm A. Kline

An informal survey of a few Wisconsin universities gives us some idea of the degree to which zealous administrators and enthusiastically liberal undergraduates badger conservatives in the state named after that animal.

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Take Home Test

, Don Irvine

In a rather novel approach to her daughter’s poor grades Tasha Henderson of Edmond, Oklahoma stood by as 14-year old Coretha stood at a busy Oklahoma City intersection holding a sign that read; “I don’t do my homework and I act up in school, so my parents are preparing me for my future. Will work for food.”

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Racial Preference Redux

, George C. Leef

Instead of deciding that the Constitution does not allow governmental entities to treat people differently depending on what racial category they happen to fit into, the U. S. Supreme Court produced a marvel of ambiguity that allows racial preferences to continue, but only so long as the admissions people give the appearance of using race “individualistically” rather than just applying a quota.

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Recent Articles

Moving Off Campus

, Malcolm A. Kline

“I did not understand—and failed to do the necessary research on—how the nonacademic work force operated, what its expectations were, and most important, how I could persuade nonacademic employers to hire me, a historian of…

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Gaming Higher Education

, Malcolm A. Kline

Seattle, WA—  One of the remarkable things about college today is the degree to which professors and students engage in activity, that for the cost of admission, they could pursue off campus for next to nothing.

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Obama U

, Accuracy in Academia

Find out how many veterans of the Obama Administration are coming to a classroom near you in the latest issue of Accuracy in Academia’s monthly Campus Report newsletter.

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MLA Preview

, Malcolm A. Kline

As is our custom here at Accuracy in Academia, we are kicking off the new year by bonding with thousands of English professors from around the country and around the world at the Modern Language Association (MLA) annual convention.

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The Other China Syndrome

, Malcolm A. Kline

A trio of academics have done a great service (yes, you read that here) in doing what few, if any, VIPs in our nation’s capital will do, namely, pointing up the negative effects of China’s economic policies.

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See No Scandal…

, Accuracy in Academia

“Dartmouth College professor Brendan Nyhan asserted in May — while Operation Fast and Furious subpoenas were flying on Capitol Hill — that ‘one of the least remarked upon aspects of the Obama presidency has been the lack of scandals.’ Conveniently, he defines scandal as a ‘widespread elite perception of wrongdoing.’”

Michelle Malkin, December 28, 2011

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