Archive for October, 2015

Dear Readers, Let me draw your attention to an intriguing article about the peculiar value of the Liberal Arts in fostering the critical thinking skills that are so necessary in modern life. I think students in the piece speak eloquently about the wonderful things they acquire from the study of disciplines like history, English, and […]

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Our own Professor Alan Steinweis just published an op-ed piece about Dr. Ben Carson’s comments on guns and the Holocaust, reminding us not only of the value of historical knowledge and historical perspective but also about how history can occasionally be distorted to serve political ends. Take a look at this piece to see the […]

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