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50 Shades of Gray Matter.

Subjects: *BRAIN; *BRAIN research; *COGNITIVE ability

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education. 7/5/2013, Vol. 59 Issue 41, pB2-B2. 3/4p.

  • Abstract: The author presents her thoughts on public interest in the human brain and brain imaging. She notes that the complex functions of the brain, the ...

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Why Students Should Think Like Shakespeare.

Subjects: *EDUCATIONBARD College

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education. 3/6/2020, Vol. 66 Issue 24, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 1p.

  • Abstract: Want a complete education? Look to the Bard. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]Copyright of Chronicle of Higher Education is the property of Chronicle of Higher Education and its ...

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Can Grand Theft Auto Inspire Professors?

Subjects: *VIDEO games; *TEACHING; *EDUCATIONWHAT Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning & Literacy (Book)GEE, James

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education. 8/15/2003, Vol. 49 Issue 49, pA31. 3p. 2 Color Photographs.

  • Abstract: Deals with the argument raised by education professor James Gee in the book "What Video Games Have to Teach Us About ...

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Please Give Me Your DIVIDED ATTENTION.

Subjects: *ATTENTION; *HUMAN multitasking; *INTERNETDUKE University

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education. 9/2/2011, Vol. 58 Issue 2, pB6-B9. 4p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses the human ability to pay attention, with the author advocating for a type of divided attention related to multitasking. The author describes ...

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An African Tale: First Hell, Then College.

Subjects: *CHILD soldiers; *ABDUCTION; *EDUCATIONUGANDAGRALL, Akallo Grace

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education. 8/8/2003, Vol. 49 Issue 48, pA32. 4p. 3 Color Photographs, 1 Map.

  • Abstract: Features Akallo Grace Grall, a former child soldier of the Lord's Resistance Army in Uganda. Family background; Experience with the Lord's Resistance Army; Psychological effect ...

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Introductory Science Moves Beyond 'Rocks for Jocks'.

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education; 5/9/2008, Vol. 54 Issue 35, pA1-A11, 4p

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Layer upon layer of memory in the American West.

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education; 3/24/2000, Vol. 46 Issue 29, pB4-B7, 4p

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The Tricky Task of Teaching About Trump.

Subjects: *POLITICAL campaigns; *POLITICAL science; *COLLEGE teacher attitudesTRUMP, Donald, 1946- -- Political & social views

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education. 11/11/2016, Vol. 63 Issue 12, pA24-A24. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

  • Abstract: The article discusses how the election campaign of U.S. president-elect Donald J. Trump affected American politics and the way many American professors teach political ...

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Resident Hopes.

Subjects: *IMMIGRATION policy; *IMMIGRANTS; *STUDENTSUNITED States

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education. 6/2/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 39, pA30-A32. 3p. 2 Color Photographs.

  • Abstract: The article discusses a U.S. Senate bill related to illegal immigrants students in the U.S. According to estimates from the National Immigration Law ...

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Learning in the Shadow of Race and Class.

Subjects: *MINORITY students; *WORKING class women; *AFRICAN American students

  • Source: Chronicle of Higher Education. 11/17/2000, Vol. 47 Issue 12, pB14. 3p.

  • Abstract: Reveals the experiences of a female student from working-class background and black race. Lesson learned from not thinking about money; Difficult truth to face in ...

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