Esri is replacing its former Esri Insider blog platform, and I'm told it will discard its digital contents. Just in case, I've archived versions of higher-education-related posts originally published there using the Wayback Machine.
Where's the "G" in IS? (September 2016)
Making the Most of the ArcGIS Platform in Higher Education (September 2013)
There's More to Spatial Thinking than You Think (January 2013)
The Fiftieth Anniversary of GIS (September 2012)