Monthly Archives: December 2015

In a Fake Online Class With Students Paid to Cheat, Could Professors Catch the Culprits? (CHE)

By Brad Wolverton   DECEMBER 22, 2015 Alvin Malesky has taught online classes for at least seven years and, as a former law-enforcement officer and forensic psychologist, is trained to detect deception. Last year he and a colleague at Western Carolina … Continue reading

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Tech Company Rekindles Lawsuit Against Common Application (CHE)

by Eric Hoover   DECEMBER 21, 2015 The legal fight between two rivals in the college-admissions market is headed for another round. CollegeNET Inc., a technology company that builds application-processing systems for colleges, has appealed the dismissal of its complaint against … Continue reading

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Kenchreai Field School 2016

The Center for Hellenic Studies and Sunoikisis announce the 2016 Archaeological Program at Kenchreai, the port of Corinth in southern Greece. Scholarship support will be awarded to applicants on the basis of merit. This four-week summer program introduces students to … Continue reading

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Open Review for Digital Pedagogy in the Humanities (CHE)

December 1, 2015 by Jason B. Jones The MLA is publishing a collection of keywords on Digital Pedagogy in the Humanities: Concepts, Models, and Experiments, which features curated sections on a variety of topics related to digital teaching methods. (I … Continue reading

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Undergraduate Research Symposium

This spring, the Center for Hellenic Studies (CHS) in Washington, D.C. will invite undergraduate students to share their research on Greek 4th Century Literature or Latin Neronian Literature in a workshop setting March 4-6, 2016. Students will have the opportunity to discuss … Continue reading

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