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Catalog Number 00000028-VHS
Object Name Recording, Video Tape Cassette
Scope & Content Recording of a question and answer session with Ernest L. Boyer at Louisiana Tech's Academic Excellence Week Program.

Boyer begins the session by providing a simple breakdown of the history of higher education in America through the decades. He then gives his throughts on such topics as: promoting critical thinking among students, the assessment of teachers, improving higher education in general, celebrating general education and the core curriculum, scholarship and the art of integrating knowledge, and the overall tension between research and teaching.
Date April 10, 1989
Event LA Tech University, Academic Excellence Week, Ruston, LA, April 10, 1989
Collection Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching - CFAT
Search Terms Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, Louisiana
Higher Education, tension between teaching and research
Higher Education, improvements for the future
Higher Education, and human commonality
General Education
Core Curriculum
Scholarship
Critical Thinking
Teachers, assessment of