Higher Education
Krieg Barrie

Welding and philosophy

Higher Education | Higher education should not try to separate the mind, heart, and hand
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 11/25/15, 01:00 am

During the fourth GOP presidential debate, Marco Rubio roused the philosopher community with his riff on universities: “For the life of me I don’t know why we have stigmatized vocational education. Welders make more money than philosophers—we need more welders and less philosophers.”

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Take down of a liberal icon

Higher Education
by D.C. Innes
Posted 11/23/15, 03:41 pm

College and university campuses from Claremont McKenna on the West Coast to Yale in the Northeast are astir with protests over what some students feel is intolerable cultural or racial insensitivity and what they perceive as historic and institutional racism.

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The spoiled fruit of liberalism on college campuses

Higher Education
by Cal Thomas
Posted 11/19/15, 12:56 pm

College campuses are again in turmoil. According to The New York Times, “Racist, sexist and anti-Semitic incidents on and near college campuses from Dartmouth to Wisconsin to Stanford this fall have provoked worries by education and civil rights leaders that such acts are on the increase.”

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