Listed are the posts for January 2018.

Is there still academic freedom in community colleges?

As I prepared to start this new semester, juggling composition classes at three different community colleges, I found myself asking this question. I guess it’s a good thing that it is the first time it has come up in the fifteen years that I’ve been bouncing around the local community colleges. But if I examine […]

Core Desired Feelings (CDFs) for 2018

Whew! SO glad 2017 is done and gone. Such a bust! I’ve tried to be all philosophical and gracious about it and find the blessings, lessons, and treasures of 2017, but all I come up with is, “Finally! Good riddance to bad rubbish!” So instead of celebrating… anything… on the last day of 2017, we […]