Stop Smelling the Syllabus

By on November 8, 2010

Life is full of surprises. A tired, cliche phrase, I know. But the phrase speaks the truth. With friends and family, we share stories that surprised us. We remember them vividly because the stories are pivotal in shaping our lives. Seminary life, on the other hand, can become mechanical because of its lack of spontaneity. Read More...


The Dog Ate My Paper! (hard drive nightmares)

By on December 1, 2009

We’ve heard hundreds of horror stories of students losing their paper. Whether it is computer theft or a hard drive crashing, we are all vulnerable to loss of intellectual property. Days, even months of work can disappear in an instant. Each term we exhort students to back up their data frequently, but faculty members are Read More...