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    The Diversity Bargain

    Professor Natasha Warikoo talked about her book The Diversity Bargain: And Other Dilemmas of Race, Admissions, and Meritocracy at Elite Universities, in which she examines what college…

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    Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction Movement

    Dennis Prager and Bret Stephens spoke about the growth of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanction (BDS) movement and anti-semitism on American college campuses. They spoke at the 2017 Rancho…

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    Open Phones with Julissa Arce

    Julissa Arce talked about her book My (Underground) American Dream: My True Story as an Undocumented Immigrant Who Became a Wall Street Executive. she also responded to viewer comments and…

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    Panel Discussion on Immigrants and Education

    Panelists talked about immigrants and education. Panelists included Julissa Arce, author of My (Underground) American Dream: My True Story as an Undocumented Immigrant Who Became a Wall…

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    Game of Loans

    Beth Akers, co-author of Game of Loans: The Rhetoric and Reality of Student Debt, argued that the student loan crisis in the United States was overblown and that going into debt to obtain a…

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    Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County

    Kristen Green talked about her book, Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle. In the 1954 Supreme Court case Brown v. Board of Education, the Court…

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    Campus Politics

    Professor Jonathan Zimmerman talked about his book Campus Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know, about increasing pressure to curtail free speech on college campuses across the country.…

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    "Keep the Damned Women Out"

    Nancy Malkiel talked about her book "Keep the Damned Women Out": The Struggle for Coeducation, in which she recalls the decision of many colleges and universities to go coeducational at the…

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    After Words with Sara Goldrick-Rab

    Professor Sara Goldrick-Rab talked about her book, Paying the Price: College Costs, Financial Aid, and the Betrayal of the American Dream, about the costs of higher education. Professor…

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    Failure

    Vicki Alger talked about her book Failure: The Federal Miseducation of America’s Children, in which she discusses the creation of the U.S. Department of Education and its impact on…

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    The Math Myth

    Professor Andrew Hacker talked about his book, The Math Myth: And Other STEM Delusions, about whether advanced mathematics should be required in school.

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    The Bridge to Brilliance

    Nadia Lopez talked about her book The Bridge to Brilliance: How Once Principal in a Tough Community Is Inspiring the World, in which she recounts her journey from starting an inner city middle school…

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    Arms and the University

    Professor Donald Downs talked about his book, Arms and the University: Military Presence and the Civic Education of Non-Military Students, which he co-wrote with University of Pittsburgh…

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    Despite the Best Intentions

    John Diamond was interviewed about the book he co-authored, Despite the Best Intentions: How Racial Inequality Thrives in Good Schools. The interview, recorded on the campus of the University of…

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    How Not to Be Wrong

    Professor Jordan Ellenberg talked about his book, How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking. This interview, recorded on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, is part…

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    Look Before Leaping

    Gregory Malveaux talked about his book Look Before Leaping: Risks, Liabilities, and Repair of Study Abroad in Higher Education, in which he looks at the positives and negatives of studying…

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    Panel Discussion on Education

    Authors Charles C. Bolton, Teena Horn, John Griffin Jones, and Michael Copperman talked about their books about the state of education in America. “Schools in Change” was a panel at the…

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    The Founders and the Idea of a National University

    Professor George Thomas talked about his book, The Founders and the Idea of a National University: Constituting the American Mind. This interview, conducted at Claremont McKenna College, is part…

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    Passing on the Right

    Professor Jon Shields talked about his book, Passing on the Right: Conservative Professors in the Progressive University. This interview, conducted at Claremont McKenna College, is part of Book…

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    Lit Up

    David Denby talked about his book Lit Up: One Reporter. Three Schools. Twenty-four Books That Can Change Lives, in which he reports on his year spent in the 10th grade classrooms of three…

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