Required Readings

New ED Secretary, critical digital literacies, shoulders shock professor, censored student journalism, and more: Required Readings, 12.19.16

So, it turns out the last Required Reading news about potential nominees for Secretary of Education missed the mark. Meet Betsy DeVos. But what’s the worse that could happen?

Truthy Lies and Surreal Truths: A Plea for Critical Digital Literacies

An Idaho university student received a zero on a humanities assignment because her photographs featured—GASP—bare shoulders.

How censorship is threatening student journalism at colleges and universities around the country

For the first time, more women than men are enrolled in U.S. law schools.

Investing in early education provides stronger returns than the stock market, per a new study.

“I fit in neither place”: research on first-generation college students.

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Librarienne is a university librarian who sees her professional mission as teaching the masses how to separate the wheat from the chaff in today's expanding universe of information, that everything you read requires a critical eye, and how to properly use apostrophes.

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