Sunday, September 15, 2013

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

More job market tips

More on why academics can't write

Doing research at a teaching college

Are adjuncts better teachers?

Enrollments in doctoral programs in the humanities are growing?

How do you introduce and conclude a history lecture?

Major in Tom Paine at Iona

Have you seen "Ask a Slave?"

Loyalism and teleology

Was the American Revolution a "Presbyterian rebellion."

Why you should hate the U.S. News college rankings.

Robert Louis Wilken on the first 1000 years of Christianity

How to get a job with a liberal arts degree: Andy Chan and the Wake Forest model of career development.

How long ago did Jeff Sharlet visit Westmont CollegeShirley Mullen left the college over seven years ago!


Lasch on progress

Seaside Heights fire Q&A