Tags » Academia

Expanding opportunities for free knowledge in Tunisia: Habib M’henni

As a passionate teacher with a great interest in free culture and open source, Habib M’henni found out about Wikipedia soon after it began, and he used the site for many years as most readers do—to get information. 509 more words


Beginning-of-the-School-Year Blues

Things have been quiet around SNC for the last little bit, and that’s because a very busy semester has been approaching. Now it’s here.

I did successfully get the online portions of my courses published, though there is still more work to do, including preparing lectures for the next four months. 360 more words


I started my PhD by accident...

Well, it’s happening, I’m “officially” – emphasis on the ” ” – starting my PhD. Don’t ask me how I got here, I’m trying to figure it out myself. 461 more words


Michael and Trump

Hello again MJ fans. A thought just occurred to me and I had to rush to write it down. Whenever I discover something new about Michael I always get this elated feeling. 405 more words

Michael Jackson

On Theory and Syllabi

School’s back in session, and I enter the classroom a little more confident than I did in years prior. I’m at the burgeoning point in my teaching career where I’ve taught all of my classes at least once. 723 more words

Richard Newton

SWCRS 2017 Call for Papers

The Southwest Commission on Religious Studies (SWCRS), i.e., the regional SBL/AAR/etc. gathering, has posted its Call for Papers for the 2017 meeting a while back, but it’s always worth noting since the deadline is coming up. 68 more words