Tag: arts

The World’s First University?

One of the most striking things about ancient Athenian life, is the availability of lectures and talks on Philosophy even to quite ordinary people. One particular site in Athens, Aristotle’s Lyceum gives us the opportunity to visit an ancient university where not only did specialist students study but we know that ordinary Athenians were invited…

By Stanley Isaacs November 6, 2019 7

Kenyon College: Our Path Forward

[background music] [Associate Professor of English Sarah Heidt:] The world that I hoped I would help bring into being was one where would not just force themselves to take the time to see other people around them but would be doing that as a reflex, as a habit; that we would take the time to…

By Stanley Isaacs November 6, 2019 5

The University of Iowa (Find it at Iowa)

The University of Iowa- a top 30 public university. 25 programs ranked among the best. One of America’s best teaching hospitals the nation’s sixth-ranked college for veterans. Number one in creative writing pioneers in the arts…space…bioscience ninety percent placement rate for new graduates. Big Ten energy and opportunity Hawkeye connections that last a lifetime you…

By Stanley Isaacs October 26, 2019 1

Liberal arts degrees work for us

(Male 1) The visual picture I had of college was out in the middle of nowhere. (Female): I think your stereotypical college town is kind of in the middle of nowhere. Like, not a lot of interaction. (Male 2) I mean, I figured that I was going to be going an hour away. (Interviewer) What…

By Stanley Isaacs October 23, 2019 0

Year in Review – Pepperdine (2018)

(inspirational orchestral music) – [Narrator] When we look to the stars, it’s hard not to ponder life’s big questions. But what we’re searching for aren’t simple answers. What we seek is something far greater. – Over the coming decades, I just promise you the world will be looking for answers. – There’s only one way…

By Stanley Isaacs October 20, 2019 4