Blog: Higher education at the precipice

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Don’t Fear General Education | The Huffington Post

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Freshman announces he’s dropping out of Kansas State and sets off debate on general education

A freshman who says he has a 4.0 announces his plans to drop out and denounces college as a scam — setting off a debate on his soon-to-be-former campus and elsewhere.

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Higher education needs a transformation of its value proposition (essay)

For quite a long while, American higher education has been adrift in a devolving eddy of self-pity while remaining largely silent on the great social issues of our times, argues Patricia McGuire.

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Wise Beyond Their Years: Student Newspaper Slams Princeton’s ‘Politicized Curriculum’ Proposal

Over the course of the last few years, Americans have watched with interest and dismay as a growing number of their higher education institutions have descended into censorship and intolerance. From “safe spaces” to “trigger warnings” to “micro-aggressions,” our universities appear to be striving to become the least tolerant of […]

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The Delta Statement : General Education Requirements: Necessary or Not

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Program in General Education

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Op-ed: Why general education? Because anything less is not enough

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Sixteen faculty members named first General Education Faculty Fellows | Penn State University

Sixteen faculty members representing various campuses, colleges, and General Education areas at Penn State, have been named General Education Faculty Fellows. The General Education Faculty Fellows Program is a new initiative of the recently created Office for General Education.

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Faculty votes on amendments to general education requirements

The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences faculty voted Thursday afternoon on amendments to the School’s general education requirements.

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