James Martin and James E. Samels

Future Shock Columnists

James Martin and James E. Samels, Future Shock columnists, are authors of The Sustainable University (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012). Martin is a professor of English at Mount Ida College (Mass.) and Samels is president and CEO of The Education Alliance.

Articles by James Martin and James E. Samels

University Business, Aug 2007

Call it the new town/gown gestalt. Institutions are helping to establish bridges between campus and community.

University Business, Jun 2007

Social work school deans share what it means to be educating the next generation of social activists.

University Business, Apr 2007

It's time for institutional leaders to get active in rankings reform.

University Business, Feb 2007

Students get authentic outdoor learning experiences at these American colleges and universities.

University Business, Dec 2006

Efforts to conserve energy and explore alternative power sources reflect the greening megatrend on campuses today.

University Business, Oct 2006

It's a perplexing paradigm-that of fragile American colleges and universities.

University Business, Aug 2006

Schools that compete may in the future become schools that collaborate.

University Business, Jul 2006

America's working-class metropolitan universities

University Business, Apr 2006

Today, these towns are being built proactively, with strategic alliances in mind.

University Business, Feb 2006

American research universities are helping to build a community of nanotech scholar practioners.