Our program is often characterized as “traditional,” and its devotion to time-honored understandings of what constitutes an educated person makes it so.
College students learn wisdom, virtue, courage and the other attributes of morally self-responsible citizens largely by studying what they have inherited
“In the field of observation, chance favors the prepared mind.” —Louis Pasteur
No single factor in ancient culture displays this more than Greek tragedy, in which the fall of the exalted shatters any remnant of pride.
This confusing of the state of freedom with the state of nihilism is one which colleges must address when students enter the college doors
In every ethnic group, children with immigrant parents perform significantly better in school than those whose parents were born here
America still offers plenty of jobs, enormous opportunity, and unmatched material and physical comforts
If I have learned anything at all in my career as an educator, it is this: Whom the gods would destroy, they first subsidize.
College gave me the opportunity to take on the challenges of education during a most critical time in my life.
American public education is organized exactly like Soviet agriculture was organized. It is a bureaucratic system with every decision directed from above.