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Chittister: Live up to your democracy

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Sister Joan Chittister, an author and social analyst, speaks at the afternoon Interfaith Lecture on Monday in the Hall of Philosophy. 986 more words

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Chittister explores role of public intellectual in just democracy

In the time of the “talking point,” public intellectuals are more essential than ever, according to Sister Joan Chittister.

Chittister, an author, social analyst and religious leader, will address the role of public intellectuals in a just democracy in her Interfaith Lecture at 2 p.m. 453 more words

Chautauqua Institution

Brain on a Stick? The Personal and Political in Academia

By Sharon Cornelissen

Now the pressing deadlines of the semester are over, it is time to reflect and make up the balance. Aside from being an ideal time for personal reflection, it is also a good moment look back at the public debates about higher education this year. 615 more words