Thank you so much for your response to our academic devotional surveyÂ last week! Weâ€™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. Weâ€™ll be in touch soon! If you havenâ€™t filled out the surveyÂ yet, weâ€™d love to hear your thoughts. Soon, the devotional needs a name. Hereâ€™s a list of some possible ideas. Please let us know your top three and/or contribute your own idea in the commentsÂ below.
- Gathered Pieces
- â€ªMidnight Oil
- â€ªRivers and Roots
- â€ªThe Table
- â€ªTasting the Call or Tasting the Call Together
- â€ªThe Scholar’s Compass
- Work in Progress
We can’t wait to hear your thoughts.
Photo credit: Thomas B. Grosh IV.Â 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).
About the author:
Dr. Hannah Eagleson loves building the ecosystem Christian scholars need to flourish and create positive impacts, in the university and beyond. She is Associate Director of InterVarsityâ€™s Emerging Scholars Network, a digital first ministry serving thousands of early career Christian scholars. Dr. Eagleson launched the ESN student/early career track at the American Scientific Affiliation annual faith and science conference. She is the editor of *Science and Faith: Student Questions Explored* (Hendrickson, 2019), and the one-semester guidebook *Scholarâ€™s Compass: Connecting Faith & Work for Academics* (InterVarsity Emerging Scholars Network, 2021), with design by noted liturgical artist Ned Bustard. She also launched the Scholar's Compass online devotional series in her previous role as ESN Editor. Dr. Eagleson holds an MA from St. Johnâ€™s College (Annapolis, MD) and a PhD in Renaissance literature from the University of Delaware.