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Commission members: for a complete list of electronic readings, see https://ares.library.jhu.edu/shib/.
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1. Academically adrift: limited learning on college campuses Book , Online , Print in English
Richard Arum and Josipa Roksa. 2011 .

Arum, Richard.

Are undergraduates really learning anything once they get to college? The answer is no. As troubling as their findings are, the authors argue that for many faculty and administrators this conclusion will come as no surprise and is the expected result of a student body distracted…
Jacques Berlinerblau. 2017 .

Berlinerblau, Jacques,

"A tenured prof. breaks ranks to reveal what's wrong with American higher education and how it affects you. Professors can be underpaid. Marginalized. Over-reviewed. But one fact remains: The success of your education depends on them. Part industry expose and part call for a…
Jeffrey J. Selingo. 2013 .

Selingo, Jeffrey J.

"The four-year college experience is as American as apple pie. So is the belief that higher education offers a ticket to a better life. But with student-loan debt surpassing the $1 trillion mark and unemployment of college graduates at historic highs, people are beginning to…
5. College: what it was, is, and should be Book , Print in English
Andrew Delbanco ; with a new afterword by the author. 2014 .

Delbanco, Andrew, 1952-

What is college for? -- Origins -- From college to university -- Who went? who goes? who pays? -- Brave new world -- What is to be done?
6. College: what it was, is, and should be Book , Online in English
Andrew Delbanco ; with a new afterword by the author. 2014 .

Delbanco, Andrew, 1952-

What is college for? -- Origins -- From college to university -- Who went, who goes, who pays? -- Brave new world -- What is to be done.
7. Designing the new American university Book , Print in English
Michael M. Crow and William B. Dabars. 2015 .

Crow, Michael M.,

"In this book, Michael Crow will ignite a national discussion on what the new American research university should look like. This new model is one that embraces students with a wide range of backgrounds and abilities while giving elite public schools a run for their research…
Anthony T. Kronman. 2007 .

Kronman, Anthony T.

"The question of what living is for - of what one should care about and why - is the most important question a person can ask. Yet under the influence of the modern research ideal, our colleges and universities have expelled this question from their classrooms, judging it unfit…
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Kevin Carey. 2015 .

Carey, Kevin, 1970-

"From a renowned education writer comes a paradigm-shifting examination of the rapidly changing world of college that every parent, student, educator, and investor needs to understand. Over the span of just nine months in 2011 and 2012, the world's most famous universities and…
Jonathan R. Cole. 2009 .

Cole, Jonathan R.

"Americans and people throughout the world have become increasingly dependent on America's great research universities. Yet few of us truly understand to what we owe this extraordinary excellence or what we must do to keep it." "From the development of technologies like the…
11. Higher education in America Book , Print in English
Derek Bok. 2013 .

Bok, Derek Curtis.

"At a time when colleges and universities have never been more important to the lives and opportunities of students or to the progress and prosperity of the nation, Bok provides a thorough examination of the entire system, public and private, from community colleges and small…
Susan A. Ambrose ... [et al.] ; foreword by Richard E. Mayer. 2010 .

From the Inside Flap: Any conversation about effective teaching must begin with a consideration of how students learn. However, instructors may find a gap between resources that focus on the technical research on learning and those that provide practical classroom strategies. How…
Susan A. Ambrose, Michael W. Bridges, Michele DiPietro, Marsha C. Lovett, Marie K.… 2010 .

Ambrose, Susan A., 1958-

From the Inside Flap: Any conversation about effective teaching must begin with a consideration of how students learn. However, instructors may find a gap between resources that focus on the technical research on learning and those that provide practical classroom strategies. How…
Carl Wieman. 2017 .

Wieman, C. E. (Carl Edwin),

Too many universities remain wedded to outmoded ways of teaching science in spite of extensive research showing that there are much more effective methods. Too few departments ask whether what happens in their lecture halls is effective at helping students to learn and how they…
William G. Bowen and Michael S. McPherson. 2016 .

Bowen, William G.,

"American higher education faces some serious problems--but they are not the ones most people think. In this brief and accessible book, two leading experts show that many so-called crises--from the idea that typical students are drowning in debt to the belief that tuition…
William G. Bowen and Michael S. McPherson. 2016 .

Bowen, William G.,

American higher education faces some serious problems--but they are not the ones most people think. In this brief and accessible book, two leading experts show that many so-called crises--from the idea that typical students are drowning in debt to the belief that tuition…
17. The marketplace of ideas Book , Print in English
Louis Menand. 2010 .

Menand, Louis.

Argues that outdated institutional structures and higher educational philosophies are negatively contrasting with significant changes in today's faculties and student bodies with a result that higher education is more competitive and less applicable.
Cathy N. Davidson. 2017 .

Davidson, Cathy N., 1949-

"Our current system of higher education dates to the period from 1865 to 1925, when the nation's new universities created grades and departments, majors and minors, in an attempt to prepare young people for a world transformed by the telegraph and the Model T. As Cathy N.…
Sara Goldrick-Rab. 2017 .

Goldrick-Rab, Sara,

One of the most sustained and vigorous public debates today is about the value and, crucially, the price of college. But an unspoken, outdated assumption underlies all sides of this debate: if a young person works hard enough, they'll be able to get a college degree and be on the…
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Sara Goldrick-Rab. 2016 .

Goldrick-Rab, Sara,

One of the most sustained and vigorous public debates today is about the value and, crucially, the price of college. But an unspoken, outdated assumption underlies all sides of this debate: if a young person works hard enough, they'll be able to get a college degree and be on the…
Randall Stross. 2017 .

Stross, Randall E.,

The major decision -- The new education -- Naturally curious -- Proper proportion -- A foot in the door -- Engineering success -- The different perspective -- A general understanding -- Underrepresented -- Normal -- Interesting things happen -- A mania for testing…
William F. Massy. 2016 .

Massy, William F.,

note: 1. Understanding the Traditional University -- Problems and Opportunities -- Assets Worthy of Preservation -- Why Traditional Universities Do What They Do -- Implications for Tuition and Cost Containment -- Business Models and Value Propositions…
edited by Rebecca Chopp, Susan Frost, Daniel H. Weiss. 2013 .

"Residential liberal arts colleges maintain a unique place in the landscape of American higher education. These schools are characterized by broad-based curricula, small class size, and interaction between students and faculty. Aimed at developing students' intellectual literacy…
Ernest L. Boyer ; updated and expanded by Drew Moser, Todd C. Ream, John M. Braxton, and… 2016 .

Boyer, Ernest L.,

Shifting faculty roles in a changing landscape. Ernest L. Boyer's landmark book Scholarship Reconsidered: Priorities of the Professoriate challenged the publish-or-perish status quo that dominated the academic landscape for generations. His powerful and enduring argument for a…
Ernest L. Boyer, Drew Moser, Todd C. Ream and John M. Braxton. 2015 .

Boyer, Ernest L.

Shifting faculty roles in a changing landscape. Ernest L. Boyer's landmark book Scholarship Reconsidered: Priorities of the Professoriate challenged the publish-or-perish status quo that dominated the academic landscape for generations. His powerful and enduring argument for a…
27. Speaking of universities Book , Print in English
Stefan Collini. 2017 .

Collini, Stefan, 1947-

"A devastating analysis of what is happening to our universities In recent decades there has been an immense global surge in the numbers both of universities and of students. In the UK alone there are now over 140 institutions teaching more subjects to nearly 2.5 million…
28. The struggle to reform our colleges Book , Print in English
Derek Bok. 2017 .

Bok, Derek Curtis,

note: pt. One Challenge -- ch. One Graduation Rates and Educational Attainment -- ch. Two Quality of Education -- pt. Two Sources Of Influence -- ch. Three Can Colleges Meet the Challenges by Themselves? -- ch. Four Influence of Students -- ch. Five Employers…
29. Toward a more perfect university Book , Print in English
Jonathan R. Cole. 2016 .

Cole, Jonathan R.,

"A renowned academic leader identifies the ways America's great universities should evolve in the decades ahead to maintain their global preeminence and enhance their intellectual stature and social mission as higher education confronts the twenty-first-century developments in…
Donald Harward has assembled the deepest thinkers in higher education in one resource that combines theoretical considerations with analyses of fundamental issues related to learning and liberal education. This set of arguments, theories, and evidence are sufficient to encourage…
edited by Donald W. Harward, case studies edited by Ashley P. Finley. 2012 .

"For those ready to participate in making transformative changes, Transforming Undergraduate Education provides evidence and case studies that suggest how steps can be taken and progress made. For those who are currently leading their campuses through a change in culture, this…
Peter Felten, John N. Gardner, Charles C. Schroeder, Leo M. Lambert, Betsy O. Barefoot. 2016 .

Felten, Peter,

"The Undergraduate Experience is a guide for significantly improving student learning and institutional performance in the rapidly changing world of higher education. Written by recognized experts in undergraduate education, this book encourages college and university leaders to…
Peter Felten, John N. Gardner, Charles C. Schroeder, Leo M. Lambert, and Betsy O.… 2016 .

Felten, Peter,

A clear, practical framework for getting higher education back on track The Undergraduate Experience is a guide for significantly improving student learning and institutional performance in the rapidly changing world of higher education. Written by recognized experts in…