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Artist of the moment...........Joanne Greenbaum

Joanne Greenbaum is a contemporary painter working in an abstract style. Joanne Greenbaum was born in New York City in the year 1953. The artist earned a bachelor of arts degree from Bard College located in Annandale-On-Hudson, New York. 183 more words

Catskill Jazz Factory Performances

Catskill Jazz Factory returns to the Fisher Center with four performances in the Winter/Spring 2017 season. A series of three unique concerts by emerging jazz artists celebrating the ties between the American and French jazz scenes, and a gala performance on May 13 celebrates the eclectic history of jazz. 76 more words

Tiny Discovery, Big Impact

Back in 2012, scientists and physicists from all over the world discovered what they referred to as the “God particle.” 603 more words


NYT: American Universities Must Take a Stand

By Leon Botstein

Feb. 8, 2017

Not since the era of witch hunts and “red baiting” has the American university faced so great a threat from government. 849 more words


The "New Civics" in Action


In an opinion piece published by The New York Times, Leon Botstein, president of Bard College, writes:

American colleges and universities, public and private, are properly seen as nonpartisan elements in civil society, committed to research and teaching in a manner that transcends ordinary politics.

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Academic Freedom

How Life Works: Poetry by Mariel Norris

How Life Works
We sleep on beds with legs
instead of moss on the ground
where soil soothes dreams.
We rake leaves.
We do not leave them to decompose and recompose… 97 more words


@BardCollege @SteelyDan @ChevyChaseToGo January 8

My daily post theme for 2017 is on Colleges and Universities.

The plan for starting my blog back in 2014 was at the urging of fellow coaching colleagues to share posts on leadership and/or motivation.  627 more words

Universities And Colleges