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Will Free Online Courses Ever Replace a College Education? July 28, 2014 | Atlantic

Peter Struck of the School of Arts & Sciences is pictured in front of a green screen as he records a MOOC on Greek mythology.

How Will the MH17 Disaster Be Prosecuted? July 27, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

William Burke-White of the Law School says that if the plane was brought down by weapons fire, “This would, in some ways, break new ground in the definition of a war crime.”

Audio: Del. Showing Evidence That Insurance Costs Growing More Slowly Under Obamacare July 24, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on insurance premiums during the first year of the Affordable Care Act marketplace.

Higher Ed Official Suggests Changes to Federal Aid July 24, 2014 | Louisville Courier-Journal

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on efforts to tie funding to performance metrics.

Anything Goes in China’s Food System July 24, 2014 | New York Times

John Yasuda of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited in an editorial about China and food-safety regulations.