Monthly Archives: March 2015

Committed to the Success of All People

— Laurie Pierce No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance. … Continue reading

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Dear Trapped Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Dear Ms. Scholar, A student came to me with a significant complaint against a senior faculty member — luckily not in my department! I really don’t know what to do. I want to be helpful, and think he should file … Continue reading

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Résumés: When to disclose (and when not)

— Jeanne M. Slattery A student recently turned in his résumé, which included his involvement in the ALLIES drag show. I struggled with how to respond, eventually encouraging him to consider whether and why he might want to include this … Continue reading

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The Courage to Teach

— John Ernissee I retired from Clarion in 2007. Looking back at my 23 years of teaching, I find that I have a persistent sense of regret, a nagging feeling of failure, magnified by the realization that I had, at … Continue reading

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