News & Notes

Exploring, challenging, and developing classical liberal ideas and advancing the core values of higher education

Below are articles, opinions, and news items on events and ideas affecting the academy or related to campus news. We don’t always agree with the thoughts put forth in these articles, nor do we do endorse any third-party site or outlet we link to, but we do see value in bringing them to your attention as a way to start or further the discussion they pertain to.

From time to time we will post links to our own ideas and thoughts regarding a subject. When we do, we will make every effort to allow for comments and feedback.

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December 9, 2019

Commentary: Chaos in the College Cocoon
Post & Courier

Commentary: The Humanities Must Go on the Offensive
Chronicle of Higher Education

December 2, 2019

Is the Threat to Academic Freedom Growing?
Chronicle of Higher Education

November 27, 2019

Opinion: Why Are College Students So Afraid of Me?
Wall Street Journal

November 26, 2019

The Battle for Free Speech on Campus is Far From Over
Real Clear Education

November 19, 2019

Free or (Unfree) To Think
Inside Higher Ed