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Can Teachers Speak the Truth about Donald Trump?
Monday, February 20, 2017
By Peter Kaufman Consider this statement: Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States of America, is a racist, sexist, xenophobic bigot who constantly tells lies and makes wildly misleading claims. I offer this statement not as an accusation...

Telling True Stories
Friday, February 17, 2017
By Karen Sternheimer Story telling is not just about fiction and fabrication. Good scholars are gifted at telling compelling true stories using data from research findings. If you think about a book or article that you have read or a...

Creativity and Sociology
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
By Jonathan Wynn Are you new to sociology? If you are, you might think ”creativity” and “sociology” are words that don’t go together. In introduction to sociology classes, the texts we read seem to arrive from on high as if...

How Do You Study?
Friday, February 10, 2017
By Sally Raskoff Are you studying smarter, or spending lots of time that accomplishes relatively little? Do you have those oh-so-familiar moments of reading your text and waking up to realize you have stared at the same page or paragraph...

Predicting the Future and Getting a Job
Thursday, February 02, 2017
By Karen Sternheimer Demography is a useful tool for being able to make projections about the future based on the composition of the population. It’s not just the size of a population that matters, but who makes up a population....