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History at CGSC: History and Thinking

The below article describes how history and critical thinking aids problem solveing in today’s environment.  This goes to heart of why we teach history here at CGSC.

Historical Ignorance and Economy

Military History

Why do people NOT believe in conspiracy theories?

Conspiracy series:

Why do people believe in conspiracy theories?

Are science deniers also conspiracy theorists?

Most people, especially in academic and scientific institutions, regard belief in conspiracy theories as unjustified (or to put it another way: crazy and paranoid). 968 more words

Critical Thinking

Handbook of Reflection and Reflective Inquiry: Mapping a Way of Knowing

Philosophers have warned of the perils of a life spent without reflection, but what constitutes reflective inquiry—and why it’s necessary in our lives—can be an elusive concept. 177 more words

Critical Thinking

Who Has the Power in Your Teen's Learning?

by Jacob Sabourin

Our Open Doors Intern, Jacob Sabourin, has worked closely with struggling students at Aquinas College here in Grand Rapids.  He is a Political Science major with a keen interest in the politics of power. 1,120 more words

Open Doors