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Liberal Arts Endeavor Podcast

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Life’s Blueprints: Designing the Structure of Our Professional Lives

Last year at this time, we spoke of beginnings and routine, of resolve and the quotidian habits required to weave them into a meaningful life. We set our intention to focus on five priorities through…
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Practices of Weaving: Arts & Letters at MSU

Late last month, the faculty on the College Advisory Council (CAC) gave me a writing assignment. In preparation for our Fall 2017 faculty meeting on November 17, they asked me to take a step back…
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Practicing Gratitude

Last weekend was homecoming on the Michigan State University campus, and I found myself reflecting on the meaning and significance of gratitude. So many alumni returned to campus to give thanks for all the ways…
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To the Class of 2021: Be Resilient, Like a Tree
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The Emergence of Our Vision: Public Education Rooted in the Liberal Arts
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The Liberal Arts at the Heart of the MSU Land Grant Mission
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Beware the Jabberwocks
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To Teach and Delight
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Charting a Path to Intellectual Leadership, then Following It

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