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Higher Education Reform
By Alister Scott | Published: August 22, 2014
Although this piece first posted at The Conversation was not intended as a response to Daniel Nehring's request for opinions about effect of ranking-mania on...
By Vishwesha Guttal | Published: August 14, 2014
The Indian government's new regulations for higher education not only are not helping education and students, argues Vishwesha Guttal, they are jeopardizing future excellence.
By David G. Drubin | Published: June 13, 2014
The signatories of the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment continue to explore ways to dethrone the reigning monarch of research assessment, the impact...
By David Watson | Published: March 6, 2014
Derek Bok has called on universities to be 'ethical beacons' shining out in their communities, but that shine is tarnished in oh-so-many ways in institutions...
By Niall Sclater | Published: February 26, 2014
Where should we draw the line between normal data gathering about university students--with the intent of helping them, of course--and outright intrusiveness?
By Alexandre Afonso | Published: January 31, 2014
King's College London's Alexandre Afonso looks at the so-called marketization of higher education with disdain--not because of its advent but because it hasn't gone far...
By Joanna Williams | Published: January 30, 2014
In the past 15 years and across successive governments in the United Kingdom, the concept of value for money has been internalized throughout higher education....