How can we possibly afford to create the infrastructure for self-driving cars when we can’t afford to fix the roads and bridges that they are supposed to drive on?
They challenge us, they entertain us, they expand our worlds.
If employers have tunnel vision on the end result—the diploma—then let’s eliminate the main barrier that keeps individuals from getting one: financial.
Maybe, just maybe, Donald Trump is not the problem.
Well worth rediscovering, this 2002 film, at its core, is about father-son relationships.
At the age of 30, it is about time I started doing the things I have always wanted to do but have not because I have been too concerned about conventional expectations.
It seemed like one of those hypothetical situations a professor would present in an Intro to Ethics class, or Philosophy 101.
The focus has been on cost and length and size; yet little attention is paid to the profundity of what has led to The Wall in the first place.
I want them to never forget the story about “the skyscraper and the airplane, and about the bright September morning that welded them together.”
A liberal arts education can give students much more than rote skills. It can (and should) give them empathy, a way past themselves, a world imminently more alive.
The only way that the deadly trend of addiction will reverse itself in this country is if addicts feel comfortable asking for help.
Geoff Watkinson believes that it is time to treat teens’ mental health needs the way we treat their physical needs.