Another kind of educational community
The need and nature of community in the formation of future pastors is receiving scrutiny in the growth of "distance education."
Accreditation, board truths
Joseph Tong offers his views on the accreditation process in responding to Melinda Heppe's article, 'Meeting the Standards'; Reba Copp comments on her experience in response to Christa Klein's advice for new board members.
Do today's seminaries have public roles?
The invisibility of theological institutions
James chastened those whose faith was without works. Paul pointed out the reality that Christians live in a political setting. Even Jesus said, “Render unto Caesar.” What public roles are—or should be—played by your administrators, faculty, and students?
This above all to our own selves be true
The importance of assessing board performance
A willingness, even a desire, to change and improve is rarely enough to achieve substantive results. How can your board identify its strengths and weaknesses with respect to the specific needs of your own institution? Self-assessment can provide a good return on the investment of time and resources.
Yale to keep all divinity school buildings
Renovation scheme drops contested demolitions
Yale's new plan calls for retention of all buildings on the Divinity School Quadrangle. Mark Coppenger leaves Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary after four sometimes stormy years at the helm, and several other schools report incoming and outgoing presidents.
Erskine students learning how to learn
New approach to shifting student demographic
Erskine Theological Seminary has a new required course intended to help students learn how to learn. Melinda R. Heppe tells how it's done.
Picture This
A review of How Computers Work
Title: How Computers Work
Author: Ron White
Publisher: Que
Revealing the secrets
A review of How Macs Work
Title: How Macs Work
Authors: John Rizzo and K. Daniel Clark
Publisher: Que
Walking along the road less traveled: an alternative to the monotheism of gates
A review of The Invisible Computer
Title: The Invisible Computer
Author: Donald Norman
Publisher: MIT Press
Virtually Heaven?
A review of The Pearly Gates of Cyberspace: A History of Space from Dante to the Internet
Title: The Pearly Gates of Cyberspace: A History of Space from Dante to the Internet
Author: Margaret Wertheim
Publisher: Norton
Real enough to touch
A review of The Visionary Position
Title: The Visionary Position
Author: Fred Moody
Publisher: Times Business
Words in pictures
A review of Visual Explanations
Title: Visual Explanations
Author: Edward R. Tufte
Publisher: Graphics Press

Other Issues


Books 6 Articles
Changing scenes 1 Articles
Feature articles 3 Articles
Field notes 1 Articles
Focal point 1 Articles
Innovations 1 Articles
Soundings 1 Articles
Tool box 1 Articles

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