This post was written on Veteran’s Day, 2016, in honor of the many soldiers and civil servants who worked alongside Vannevar Bush, head of…
Through his foundation, the billionaire libertarian Charles G. Koch has given millions to the university. For some faculty members, that raises concerns about his influence.
it’s good to have goals
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology must accelerate the pace of its long-term research in order to entice venture capitalists to fund it.
Remarks recorded by UnKoch My Campus shed light on the strategies of Koch-backed institutes.
College teachers are often stressed and demoralized, says anthropologist Barbara J. King, and a new book on the corporate university provides startling answers as to why.
[a tip o’ the hat to Kathy Low]
“There’s a revolution taking place,” says Donald J. Waters. Digital technologies are dramatically expanding and equalizing access to resources in the humanities, he notes, with vast implications for the entire field.