A required course of studies—a core of learning—can ensure that students have opportunities to know the literature, philosophy, institutions, and art of our own and other cultures.
In the last few months, Americans, especially those of Eastern European national descent, watched with both awe and elation as democracy and freedom reared their hesitant heads above the ebbing tides of Marxist socialism in the Warsaw Pact nations.
What I discovered was that there was virtually nothing being done in order to get inner-city youths involved in business.
Judging by their actions over the last quarter-century, government decision makers at every level are convinced that languages operate in a free market
The American people want better education. They ought to be able to get it. But to do so they will have to sweep away whatever obstacles to excellence the educators have erected.
Hillsdale College has put a walking-stick into the hands of its graduates. What road they choose will depend upon their degree of belief in certain affirmations that Hillsdale College has endeavored to teach.
This is a time of extraordinary flux in which the dominant patterns of ideas and the institutional structures of our society are undergoing major change.
Education is always an instrument of social values and social policy, so that understanding the social context is important in understanding education.
Fellowships for promising humanists, artists, sculptors, novelists, poets, dancers, or musicians may be the money that is best-spent by the Endowments.
Pervasive, uniform governmental control means a monolithic oneness, a sameness, an enslaving conformity that denies individuals the freedom to be different and that denies educational institutions the freedom to be truly liberal, that is, broad and varied.