GSE News: Higher Education

  • Higher Education
  • Education Policy
September 15, 2017

Ben-Porath offers a useful framework for thinking about free speech controversies both inside and outside the college classroom, shifting the focus away from disputes about legality and harm and toward democracy and inclusion.

 

  • Higher Education
  • Education Policy
August 25, 2017

Ross Aikins recently found few top-tier U.S. universities have policies regarding so-called cognitive enhancement drugs, as he told SiruisXM’s Knoweldge@Wharton. 

 

  • Higher Education
June 7, 2017

In his book Selling Hope and College, Posecznick examines the educational, financial, and ethical pressures on admissions officers at a non-selective college. 

 

  • Higher Education
  • Race & Equity
May 31, 2017

A noted education historian, Gasman’s areas of expertise include the history of American higher education, historically black colleges and universities, minority serving institutions, African American leadership, and fundraising and philanthropy. The Chair was donated by the Berkowitz family in order to facilitate a study of ethnic relations, cultural pluralism, and diversity as they relate to education.

 

  • Higher Education
May 25, 2017

Within Penn GSE’s top-ranked Higher Education division, the Executive Doctorate in Higher Education Management program specializes in cultivating post-secondary leaders. 

 

  • Higher Education
May 16, 2017

Writing in Inside Higher Education, Peter Eckel says boards should cultivate members’ curiosity to avoid the status quo. 

 

  • Higher Education
March 9, 2017

In an open letter in The Washington Post, Gasman says that professors teach students to think for themselves.

 

  • Higher Education
February 2, 2017

After the uncertainty created by Donald Trump’s executive order banning people from seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the U.S., leaders at American universities need to be very clear about what they can — and can’t — do to protect their students and faculty, says Penn GSE Associate Dean Matthew Hartley

 

  • Higher Education
  • Education Policy
February 1, 2017

Appearing on WITF, Finney discussed the state’s poor ranking in her College Affordability Diagnosis.

 

 

  • Higher Education
January 12, 2017

Ted Mitchell answered questions from students in Penn GSE’s Higher Education Division in lunch and learn.