On July 29, 2014 In Academic Freedom, Creationism, DI News, Education, Evangelicalism, Featured, Myth, Scripture, Theology, Writing
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 Discarded Image is about accepting new ways of looking at the world; this month I did that by leaving my full-time faculty position.
"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
"Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance." ~ Will Durant
Rush Limbaugh and Ann Coulter discover what happens on Twitter when you mock #BringBackOurGirls.
"They [extremists] are afraid of educated women. They are afraid of the power of knowledge."
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 and faculty are beginning their exodus...