May 2018

Meet Ben Wagner: The new voice of the Blue Jays

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 07:37

TORONTO - It's quiet on the suite level at the Rogers Centre. The lights in the hallway leading to the media area aren't even on yet.

Want a Great Employee? Hire a Liberal Arts Major

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 10:59

Feb. 20, 2018 – Randall Stross, Ph.D., is on a mission. He wants more employers — including tech companies — to rethink hiring only college graduates in what he calls the “applied majors,” which include engineering, business, economics, and nursing, among other fields. Dr.

Let’s not teach towards the test

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 10:52

The greatest obstacle to entrepreneurs in India is the attitude towards education. There is little room for the outliers

This $75 million gift might make higher ed question its obsession with science and tech

Tue, 05/08/2018 - 15:59

During his unsuccessful campaign for the Republican presidential nomination, Marco Rubio made the dubious (and grammatically unsound) assertion that “we need more welders and less philosophers.”

Bill Miller clearly disagrees with the Florida senator.

Saving the Liberal Arts: Making the Bachelor’s Degree a Better Path to Labor Market Success

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 07:18

Key Points

Old-school Duke Energy exhibit unveiled at ISU ceremony

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:14

Will be placed in new Vigo History Center set to open later this year

Muyumba, Perrin receive President’s Medal

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 08:53

Indiana State University honored eight educators during its annual Faculty Recognition Banquet Thursday evening.

STEM may be the future—but liberal arts are timeless

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 08:19

Recently I was part of a dinner conversation attended by a range of leaders in the tech world, from people running incubators and accelerators to ad agencies and design studios. The guest list included representatives from Facebook, Grand Central Tech, BetaWorks, IDEO, and Ipsos.