Thank you so much for your response to our academic devotional survey last week! We’re thrilled to have so many graduate students and faculty participating already, from a wide variety of institutions including state and private universities, engineering institutions, and universities in the UK and Australia. Thanks so much to everyone who participated so far. We’ll be in touch soon! If you haven’t filled out the survey yet, we’d love to hear your thoughts. Soon, the devotional needs a name. Here’s a list of some possible ideas. Please let us know your top three and/or contribute your own idea in the comments below.
- Gathered Pieces
- Midnight Oil
- Rivers and Roots
- The Table
- Tasting the Call or Tasting the Call Together
- The Scholar’s Compass
- Work in Progress
We can’t wait to hear your thoughts.
Photo credit: Thomas B. Grosh IV. The Ends and Goals of Higher Education in Twenty-First-Century America: Change and the Calling of the Christian Educator (Cedar Campus, June 21-27).
Hannah Eagleson is Interim Associate Director of InterVarsity’s Emerging Scholars Network (ESN). She launched and still edits ESN’s collaboratively written devotional for academics, Scholar’s Compass. Hannah also crafts other community-building events and materials for ESN. She holds a PhD in English literature from the University of Delaware, and an MA from St. John’s College in Annapolis, MD. she’s working on a novel about a dragon who gave up fending off knights to become a tea importer in eighteenth-century England.