How values like humility should guide administrators’ work (opinion)
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How values like humility should guide administrators’ work (opinion)

Rajendran Achuthan - Apr 04, 2024

[ad_1] During these times of economic instability and societal unrest, leaders are turning increasingly toward values, core beliefs and principles about what doing good looks like, as…

11 red states sue to block Biden’s SAVE plan
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11 red states sue to block Biden’s SAVE plan

Rajendran Achuthan - Apr 01, 2024

[ad_1] A coalition of 11 Republican-led states is suing the Biden administration to block its new student loan repayment plan. Kansas is leading the lawsuit. Filed Thursday, the…

More campus cuts in March
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More campus cuts in March

Rajendran Achuthan - Mar 29, 2024

[ad_1] With the spring semester halfway over, many institutions are preparing to make cuts before the next academic year. While multiple colleges and universities announced job cuts…

Guilt, the most powerful human emotion
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Guilt, the most powerful human emotion

Rajendran Achuthan - Mar 26, 2024

[ad_1] Prince Harry and Meagan Markle, we’re told, are wrestling with guilt over Kate Middleton’s cancer diagnosis. Germany suffers from “Guilt Politics.” Guilt. For many of us,…

3 questions for Noodle’s Bill Rieders
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3 questions for Noodle’s Bill Rieders

Rajendran Achuthan - Mar 12, 2024

[ad_1] I met Bill Rieders at the recent Noodle Advisory Board meeting. Bill, chief of partner solutions, joined Noodle in 2023 after Noodle acquired Meteor Learning, a…

Volunteering benefits grad students’ careers and lives (opinion)
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Volunteering benefits grad students’ careers and lives (opinion)

Rajendran Achuthan - Mar 11, 2024

[ad_1] Despite implicitly knowing the value of building connections and community, many graduate students and postdoctoral scholars are very hesitant to actively engage in “networking,” especially outside…

Administrators unsure how to implement ed tech in classrooms
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Administrators unsure how to implement ed tech in classrooms

Rajendran Achuthan - Mar 10, 2024

[ad_1] University administrators see the need to implement education technology in their classrooms but are at a loss regarding how to do so, according to a new…

U of Michigan halts offers to sell student data to train AI
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U of Michigan halts offers to sell student data to train AI

Rajendran Achuthan - Feb 19, 2024

[ad_1] The University of Michigan said it asked one of its vendors to stop work, following an offer on social media to sell student data to train…

A new book on building communities for learning
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A new book on building communities for learning

Rajendran Achuthan - Feb 18, 2024

[ad_1] I didn’t quite know what to expect when I picked up Dave Cormier’s Learning in a Time of Abundance: The Community Is the Curriculum. I knew Cormier’s…

With Harvard subpoena, Congress sends higher ed a message
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With Harvard subpoena, Congress sends higher ed a message

Rajendran Achuthan - Feb 17, 2024

[ad_1] In the 157-year history of the House education committee, the panel had never subpoenaed a college or university—until Friday. The committee issued subpoenas to three Harvard…