Education Archive

Consider No Evil: Academic Freedom and Religious Higher Education

If you've wondered why theology plays such a prominent role in guiding and policing Christian higher education, then check out my new book, "Consider No Evil."

The Month My New Book Released and I Left My Full-Time Faculty Position

The Discarded Image is about accepting new ways of looking at the world; this month I did that by leaving my full-time faculty position.

Quoted: Robin Ince on Seeking Answers

"To be confused is actually a very exciting thing, but the desire to remain confused - that's where the disaster arises. You will never get all the answers, but try and make sure you can get as many as possible in your finite existence." ~ Robin Ince, The Infinite Monkey Cage

Quoted: Will Durant on Education and Ignorance

"Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance." ~ Will Durant

3 for Thursday: 3 Great Responses to Conservative Mockery of #BringBackOurGirls

Rush Limbaugh and Ann Coulter discover what happens on Twitter when you mock #BringBackOurGirls.

Malala Yousafzai on Extremists and the Education of Women

"They [extremists] are afraid of educated women. They are afraid of the power of knowledge."

3 for Thursday: 3 Things Your Research Tells Me About You

Your research says something about you that you may not know. When you have not done the legwork, just remember that you aren't fooling your professors.

The Bryan College Creationist Fallout Continues

The Bryan College creationist fallout continues and faculty are beginning their exodus...
In search of belief changing ideas