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The Worth of the Residential College

The idea of a university is the idea of a fundamentally human institution. That is, the university isn’t merely a knowledge factory where facts and formulas are conveyed to a ...

The Circus of College Admissions

Andrew Ferguson of The Weekly Standard joins Andy Nash on InsideAcademia.tv to discuss his recent book Crazy U: One Dad’s Crash Course in Getting His Kid Into College. Ferguson also shares his ...

Malcolm Kline and Accuracy in Academia

In the latest episode of InsideAcademia.tv, host Andy Nash speaks with Malcolm Kline of Accuracy in Academia. Mr. Kline’s group seeks to return higher education to its traditional mission: instilling ...

The Ripple Effects of the Hollow Core

The evisceration of core curriculum is nothing new. It’s been happening for decades, and the notion of a college education as an academic menagerie has more or less metastesized in ...

On Choosing the Right College

John Zmirak appears on InsideAcademia.tv this week to talk about his role as editor of Choosing the Right College, a review of America’s top 140 colleges and universities, and CollegeGuide.org ...

A Primer on Classical Natural Law

J. Budziszewski joins Andy Nash on InsideAcademia.tv this week for a 15-minute conversation on natural law and how its appreciation can lead to a more well ordered society and person. ...

Why Students Can’t Read, Write, or Think

In this week’s installment of InsideAcademia.tv, R. V. Young joins host Andy Nash to explain the fruit that was born by teaching students literature and composition as united rather than ...