Why We Need More Intellectuals in the World

“Intellectual” is not a bad word. In fact, I tend to think that it is one the more important words in the contemporary world. I realize that it has taken Continue Reading →

Do We Need Liberal Arts Schooling or a Liberal Arts Education?

Faculty are nervous, at least some of them. The higher education headlines highlight questions about online learning, the affordability of higher education, open learning, high school / college dual credit programs, Continue Reading →

College is Not Enough & The University Doesn’t Own the Liberal Arts #collegeand

Dale Stephens, author of Hacking Your Education and founder of Uncollege, takes the vision of unschooling and applies it to higher education.  He points out that learning and getting an Continue Reading →

10 Future of Higher Education Discussion Starters, Quotes, & Predictions

1. “The future looks like this: Access to college-level education will be free for everyone; the residential college campus will become largely obsolete; tens of thousands of professors will lose Continue Reading →