Browsing All posts tagged under »college«

Some things never change

December 19, 2010

8

When I was a kid and grown-ups asked me what I wanted to be, I only answered one of three things: to be a teacher, to be a priest, or to be a journalist. I could not imagine myself as anything else. I have always prayed over it and am convinced, at this point, that my calling […]

Things we cannot Google

December 13, 2010

3

Our 18-year-old helper, who also attends a nearby state college, was ranting last weekend about an unusual assignment. On 10 sheets of yellow pad, her teacher instructed her class to copy some texbook pages by hand. While I suspect it was supposed to help them memorize their lessons, their teacher could have put their time to […]