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Trending in Higher Education: A Boom in Online Academic Programming Interest

Post-secondary online academic offerings are certainly not a new concept. The topic has, however, crossed our radar more frequently over the last year than in the past. 434 more words

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LLC Faculty Profile! Dr. Barbara Rieckhoff

Barbara Rieckhoff Ph.D., Associate Professor & Director of Educational Leadership Master’s Program

Barbara Rieckhoff, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Department of Leadership, Language and Curriculum. 601 more words

Juniata College: Pennsylvania's best kept secret

Making the right college decision comes down to one thing above all — fit.

Which college enables you to fit in and feel comfortable expressing yourself, while providing an environment that you can compete in and excel? 656 more words

The Liberal Arts Are Dead — The Synapse — Medium

The Liberal Arts Are Dead — The Synapse — Medium.

Are they?

Great explanation of the difficulties facing colleges in the wake of massive shifts to the “delivery model” for education. 62 more words

Higher Ed

PC Sister v. Marx Bro

Distinguished feminist scholar Sara Ahmed recently published a long, thoughtful piece in which she ties together a number of hot academic issues. Her basic claim is that critiques of neoliberalism—those which challenge the increased corporatization of the university, for example—have become a tool of racial and sexual oppression. 526 more words

Rhetoric

How MOOCs Could Reform Education Completely by Accident

When we saw the first reports about MOOCs and lack of  completion, many of us were not surprised.  We were also not surprised to see the demographic statistics – more than half of the learners in most courses had undergraduate degrees, and a large percentage had masters degrees and many even higher.   211 more words

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