The Provost Office would like to share relevant news about higher education. We hope that these articles contribute thoughtful dialogue among the Grand Valley Community.

 

GVSU News Higher Ed in the News Books of Interest
in Higher Ed
GVSU receives good news from HLC
March 2011
Is Higher Ed a Commodity? Higher Education
by Andrew Hacker & Claudia Dreifus
  Using Liberal Arts to Reverse the Decline at Public Universities How Minority Students Experience College
by Watson, Terrell, & Wright
  Against the Windmills the Commoditization of Higher Ed Crisis on Campus
by Mark C. Taylor
 

College May Never be the Same

The Complete Academic Search Manual
by Vicker & Royer
 

Habits of Mind: Lessons for the Long Term   10/8/12

Academically Adrift
by Arum & Roksa
 

Rebooting the Academy: 12 Big Ideas
3/2/12

The Degree Qualifications Profile
by the Lumina Foundation
  Bob Mendenhall Is Blowing Up the Business Model  3/2/12
 
 
 

How 'Flipping' the Classroom Can Improve the Traditional Lecture
3/2/12
 

 
  National Science Foundation Steps Up Its Push for Interdisciplinary Research
3/2/12
 
 
  MIT's New Free Courses: a Threat to the Traditional Model of Higher Education?
3/2/12
 
 
  Millennial Students & Middle-aged Faculty: A Learner-centered Approach toward Bridging the Gap
3/18/13
 
 
     
2011 Archived Articles    

 

 Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)

The Chronicle of Higher Education

Inside Higher Education

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