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Is the traditional research university doomed to extinction in a digital age?

Is the traditional research university doomed to extinction in a digital age?

Looking back on 40 years in universities as I retire next week, I recall being witness to many brilliant advances in human knowledge. But my career has also spanned a gradual undermining of the research university ideal. The modern research university arose out of a vision of students learning through their own empirical observations. Its […] … learn more→