Monthly Archives: September 2011

Humanity: It’s Contagious

I’ve often heard it said that there are no atheists in a foxhole, but if you experienced 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, or last night’s viewing of Contagion, you realize that not only is this saying wrong, but the exact opposite is … Continue reading

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The Business of Education

At a recent faculty development day, our forward-thinking administrators encouraged us to start connecting the content of our courses to the workforce. They used terms like “business model” and “entrepreneurship” in the same breath as “student success” and “graduation rates.” … Continue reading

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