An unorthodox journal studying the virtues & vices of the American higher education establishment.

Winter 2023

The issue brings us to a pivotal moment as our authors reflect on the past, the present, and the future. Read articles by Naomi Farber, Edward S. Shapiro, R. Lawrence Purdy, Neetu Arnold, and more in this winter issue of Academic Questions

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February 28, 2024

The Issue at a Glance

Preview articles in this issue with pieces by Steven Balch, Naomi Farber, Edward S. Shapiro, R. Lawrence Purdy, and others.

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February 28, 2024

A Pivotal Moment

Peter Wood

Editor's introduction to the Winter 2023 issue.

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February 28, 2024

Carol Iannone (1948-2023)

Steve Balch

Steven Balch looks back at the career of a treasured colleague

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