Learning at the Speed of Light
Looks at how two former senior IBM executives who came to The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation in the early 1990s kickstarted online learning.

The Call of Nursing

The Call of Nursing
Offers a rare glimpse into the professional lives of twenty-three nurses practicing around the U.S. and the world.


Protecting Our Future
Volume 1 examines cyber threats and workforce needs in a variety of Critical Infrastructure Sectors and Subsectors.


Courageous Learning
Offers a closer look at the adult higher education landscape, the specific needs of adult learners, and the institutions taking those needs seriously.


Sanctuary of Illness
A powerful and personal inside tour of what happens when our arteries fail.

Protecting Our Future, Vol. 2

Protecting Our Future: Educating a Cybersecurity Workforce, Volume 2 completes the comprehensive examination of the cybersecurity threats to our nation.


The Language of Men
A beautifully written memoir about a Vietnam vet father and the complicated legacy he leaves his son.


An honest portrayal of what it really takes to live with and manage type 1 diabetes, a chronic, life-threatening disease.


Cybersecurity in Our Digital Lives explains vulnerabilities and responsibilities within social media, mobile, supply chain, C-Suite, Internet of Things, and more.


Saving Troy
A glimpse into the harsh realities of the firefighters and paramedics of Troy, a down-at-the-heels, rust-belt city in upstate New York.

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