October 14, 2013
Selected New Books on Higher Education
Advancing Social Justice: Tools, Pedagogies, and Strategies to Transform Your Campus, by Tracy Davis and Laura M. Harrison (Jossey-Bass; 240 pages; $42). Argues for a "Social Justice 2.0" born of a frank assessment of social-justice education.
B+ Grades, A+ College Application: How to Present Your Strongest Self, Write a Standout Admissions Essay, and Get Into the Perfect School for You—Even with Less-Than-Perfect-Grades, by Joie Jager-Hyman