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October 17, 2017

How Vulnerable Are We to Collapse?

Archaeologists are plumbing the human experience to find out how various societies have responded to…
Archaeologists are plumbing the human experience to find out how various societies have responded to changes in climate, shifts in…
October 10, 2017

The Triage of Truth: Do Not Take Expert Opinion Lying…

The so-called Information Age is too often a Misinformation Age . . . 
The so-called Information Age is too often a Misinformation Age . . . 
October 03, 2017

Should We Worry that Half of Americans Trust Their Gut…

Have you ever thought to yourself, “I’ll bet that’s true,” before you had all the…
Have you ever thought to yourself, “I’ll bet that’s true,” before you had all the facts?
September 21, 2017

Beautiful Flesh

Things your pancreas does not like: Vienna sausages, Round-Up weed killer, Coors six-packs, ten-dollar boxes…
Things your pancreas does not like: Vienna sausages, Round-Up weed killer, Coors six-packs, ten-dollar boxes of Inglenook, gasoline, aspirin .…
September 19, 2017

Why the Famous Folsom Point Isn’t a Smoking Gun

It turns out that the story of the iconic Folsom Point is more complex than…
It turns out that the story of the iconic Folsom Point is more complex than researchers initially believed. 
September 12, 2017

Supporting Student Success in Online Classes

What can we do to ensure the success of students who take courses online?
What can we do to ensure the success of students who take courses online?
September 05, 2017

Education Isn't a Commodity for Labor

Education should amount to much more than churning out a workforce.
Education should amount to much more than churning out a workforce.
August 29, 2017

The Futures of College Writing: Part II

Three further questions about what college writing should look like in coming years.
Three further questions about what college writing should look like in coming years.
August 22, 2017

The Futures of College Writing: Part I

“College Writing” is a vast terrain, of course, potentially encompassing all writing that happens anywhere…
“College Writing” is a vast terrain, of course, potentially encompassing all writing that happens anywhere in college. . .
August 15, 2017

Five Hundred Words on Composition

We all too often end up doing what dominant culture has already defined for us…
We all too often end up doing what dominant culture has already defined for us as different . . .
August 08, 2017

Economic Development and Food Heritage: The Case of Guinea Pigs…

What happens when economic development clashes with tradition? What are the effects of boosting the…
What happens when economic development clashes with tradition? What are the effects of boosting the commercialization of an animal traditionally…

 

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