Tag Archives: Career

#Preach

So, A.): Read This Now, let’s talk about a few things. Two of my favorite quotes: “…conventional wisdom is wrong. In reality these (humanities) degrees all produce expected lifetime earning increments far in excess of the cost of college tuition, … Continue reading

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A Post About A Post, On Steve Jobs On Educaiton

How’s that for a preposition-rich title? Please follow the link below to a new post on the NACADA Commission on Undeclared &Exploratory Student advising Blog page. http://nacadacues.blogspot.com/2011/11/jobs-on-education.html    

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Holland Revisited: A Self-Authored Approach to Major Exploration

The image to the left reflects a thumbnail sketch of my program’s approach to guiding students down the open road to discovering their educational intentions. I just had some other thoughts published at the link below…I hope you’ll enjoy reading … 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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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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CUES or Qs?

So, I recently became the chair of NACADA’s (the National Academic Advising Association) Commission on Undeclared/Exploratory Student Advising (CUES). I was down in Orlando at our annual conference (and man, was it a bitchin event this year!) engaging in all … Continue reading

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Calling All Wanderers

The Search – How to Rebound From a Wrong Career Choice – NYTimes.com. I came across this NYTimes article and had to share it. I found myself uncontrollably nodding as I read each passing sentence. I could have written this … Continue reading

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