How an opportunity ‘out of the blue’ changed my spiritual life forever.
How have teaching and student life changed in the 21st century?
Today I am launching my podcast, Faith Deficit. This is a labour of love – I’ll be exploring individual stories of faith in an increasingly secular world. It’s a conversation I believe we desperately need to have. This is something that has been on my mind for a long time. I am culturally Jewish,…
“What are you doing? /Nothing. Nothing not boy /enough, Mr. Solo. (You knew it /before you knew it, /Jimmy Jenny.)”
Were you too cool for school until you met THAT teacher?
Father Time presents: “Life & Times – Fathers and Their Views about Time” Featuring a real-life dad offering his take on time ◊♦◊ Shaun H. (Pennsylvania) Age: 36 Occupation: Writer and Adjunct professor at DeSales University Status: Married with one daughter, age 3 Wife is a Vice President at Bethlehem Apparatus. FT: Describe the biggest…
Why are we so supportive of diversity in friendships, except when it comes to age?
Author, professor, and parent Joy Ladin speaks on her transition from male to female and how it has made her think about what it really means to be “a woman.”
“Perfectionism” has probably never been listed as a cause of death because it doesn’t kill the person you are, it kills the person you could be.
Stuart Vyse on being approached by a past employee whom he let go.
Sometimes life doesn’t work well within syllabus guidelines. Professor and writer Jocelyn Pihlaja learns an all-too-familiar lesson regarding late policies and the continuing student. — Her eyes filled with tears as I spoke. “Yup, you will lose twenty points on your essay if you submit it today. The policy is that you lose ten points for each day that…
Eric Olofson prepares young men for the most difficult, rewarding, and transformative experience most of them will have in their entire lives.
Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood. But rather than speculate on what and how contemporary fathers do what they do, we’d like to bring…
Is anything inappropriate to wear to class anymore?
A proposition leaves a young man feeling conflicted, regretful.
Also, in Britain there is not a single institution that has a degree programme in Black British studies.