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Profit, HigherEd and Lessons on the Prestige Cartel

My friend Aaron Bady (who may one day learn to spell my whole name!) had the foresight to publish his excellent analysis of temporality, future fetishization, and MOOC evangelism at … Continue reading

May 15, 2013 · 7 Comments

Talking MOOCs and 4profits at UC Irvine

Catherine Liu was kind enough to invite me to ruminate on for-profit higher education at UC-Irvine this week. I joined my twitter friend, Aaron Bady, in a free-wheeling discussion of … Continue reading

May 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

Understanding HigherEd By “Re-Visioning Emory”

I had the great honor of participating in a unique symposium event at Emory University last night. The event was student led, faculty guided, interdisciplinary, and courageously reflective. The organizers … Continue reading

April 10, 2013 · 1 Comment

Upcoming Talks

I said this would be the semester I don’t go to every conference. Promises, promises. It looks like I will be the Southeastern Women’s Studies Association conference in Greensboro this … Continue reading

January 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mo’ Degrees, Mo’ Problems at Facing Race 2012

I am really honored that Julianne Hing invited me to speak about higher education, race, gender, and inequality at the Applied Research Center’s 2012 Facing Race conference. Not only did … Continue reading

November 18, 2012 · 1 Comment
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