Shortly after her visit to the University of Western Ontario, media outlets began to document the more controversial aspects of Ann Coulter.
Monthly Archives: March 2010
In today’s increasingly competitive job market, applicants for faculty and administrative positions in Canadian post-secondary institutions may be tempted to put more than their best foot forward by falsifying academic credentials.
While the specific practices of art schools concern the author, the lessons should concern any academic who questions the ethics of knowledge production, transmission, and application. A review of Steven H. Madoff, ed ., Art School:Propositions for the 21st Century (MIT Press, 2009)
Research into teaching and learning might confirm that some widely-used pedagogies are not effective. For some, it might seem better just not to go there.
Dr. Judith P. Robertson is a retired professor from the University of Ottawa who currently finds pleasure reading, writing and painting on the Southern shore of Newfoundland.