Journalism Notes: On-the-Job Training

I love the academy. I love having smart conversations with my colleagues and students. I love seeing young people’s eyes opened to new ideas and a critical perspective on all manner of topics and issues. I love seeing older students who return to school and find a new or refreshed love of learning. I am a vocal proponent of the enduring value of higher education for all who choose to pursue it.Read more…

“Christian Faculty Mentoring Students” in Faculty Ministry Resources

Christian Faculty Mentoring Students and From our friends at The Well: Faith and Academics are two of several recently posted Faculty Ministry Resources to which you should give prayerful consideration as an individual and a fellowship. As you may guess, I’m really excited about theRead more…

Find Your Voice and Own It: Women and the Academic Life

Thank-you to J. Nathan Matias (@natematias), Research Assistant, MIT Media Lab Center for Civic Media, for venturing into and reporting on Women and the Academic Life as part of his Urbana12 series.* We’re looking forward to your responses to this material — any seminar participants withRead more…