ERIC Number: EJ716076
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jan-21
Reference Count: N/A
Chronicle of Higher Education. Volume 51, Number 20, January 21, 2005
Chronicle of Higher Education, v51 n20 Jan 2005
"Chronicle of Higher Education" presents an abundant source of news and information for college and university faculty members and administrators. This January 21, 2005 issue of "Chronicle of Higher Education" includes the following articles: (1) "The Perils of Pursuing Prestige" (Lovett, Clara M.); (2) "A 'Civilizing' Mission in Late Colonial Kenya" (Elkins, Caroline); (3) "The Gospel of Born-Again Bodies" (Griffith, R. Marie); (4) "For Keep's Sake: A Chairman's Files" (Goldstein, Warren); (5) "Lending Their Hands after the Tsunami"; (6) "In Indonesia, Universities Are Transformed in to Relief Centers" (Overland, Martha Ann); (7) "Faculty Group Calls for Academic Integrity as Basis for Athletics Reform" (Suggs, Welch); (8) "At Its Convention, NCAA Preaches Fiscal Restraint and Academic Rigor" (Suggs, Welch); (9) "Scholars Say College Admissions Offices Misuse Advanced Placement Data: A Study Finds that the High-School Courses Aren't Always Good Predictors of College Success" (Glenn, David); (10) "Internet Experts Consult Their Crystal Balls" (Carnevale, Dan); (11) "Four Days in the Digital Future: A College Manager Does Her Legwork at the Year's Biggest Electronics Show" (Young, Jeffrey R.); (12) "Investors Increase Their Stakes in 3 Higher-Education Companies" (Blumenstyk, Goldie); (13) "The Health-Care Tussle: Colleges and Their Employees Struggle over the Growing Costs of Coverage" (Glenn, David); (14) "Affirmative Action and Military Recruiting Spur Debate at Law-School Meeting" (Mangan, Katherine S.); (15) "In Tsunami's Wake, Scientists Sift for Clues and Discoveries" (Monastersky, Richard); (16) "Torture's Paper Trail: A New Collection of Government Memoranda, Some Written by Professors, Shows how Officials Justified Prisoner Abuse in the Campaign against Terrorism" (Mangan, Katherine S.); (17) "Faculty Group Censures Benedict College again over 'A for Effort' Policy" (Smallwood, Scott); (18) "Stepping Out: The Discipline of Dance Gains a Foothold in Academe" (Lipka, Sara); and (19) "A Campus in Indonesia Survives, Barely" (Overland, Martha Ann).
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, College Faculty, Affirmative Action, Advanced Placement, College Admission, Educational Quality, African Culture, Natural Disasters, Crisis Management, Internet, Educational Technology, Educational Finance, Health Insurance, Military Service, Recruitment, Meteorology, Institutionalized Persons, Terrorism, Grading, Dance Education
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Journal Articles
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: Teachers; Administrators
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Indonesia; Kenya