Monthly Archives: January 2011

A Profile of This Year’s Freshmen – Oh The Questions This Begs

A Profile of This Year’s Freshmen – Students – The Chronicle of Higher Education. So the graphic is interesting and I Love this kind of stuff–especially the stuff about majors and plans for advanced study. I wonder how many of … Continue reading

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Confessions of an erstwhile philanthropist and frustrated educator

News: ‘Lessons From A Street-Wise Professor’ – Inside Higher Ed. Several things in this short interview struck me as tremendously important. I thought not only of the students I advise and teach, but of the musicians and erstwhile fellow arts … Continue reading

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Where *Do* We Go From Here?

News: So, Students Don’t Learn — Now What? – Inside Higher Ed. As a professional academic advisor–my only job being to care about the things the quote below indicates no one cares about–I’m a little offended. So now, Coleman asked, … Continue reading

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English Literature » Blog Archive » Career Options for English Majors

English Literature » Blog Archive » Career Options for English Majors. I appreciate that the above article strives to help potential English majors feel less anxious about the choice of a humanities discipline. The author does a largely successful job … Continue reading

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