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Columbia Coda

It’s that time of year when pictures of proud graduates grace my social media feeds and inspire upwellings of nostalgia. After relating my fear of… 83 more words

Blogging

Interesting Great Books lecture astounds students

The Great Books lecture held on Sept. 23 covered many interesting topics and left Mercer students curious about the books that they read in class. Charlie Thomas, a philosophy and Great Books professor, and Achim Kopp, a foreign language and literature professor, hosted the lecture, titled “The Archaeology of Troy and Homer’s Iliad.” 492 more words

Articles

Reading the Great Books, Then and Now

An article published last September by Annie Holmquist at better-ed.org has been making the rounds at all sort of education-related websites and blogs. The article, “ 643 more words

Education

Releasing Now: Echo by E.K. Blair

Echo by E.K. Blair

It’s been said the longest echo ever measured lasted 75 seconds, but I can assure you, this will last much longer. The bang deafened the world around me, muting everything into nullity, allowing the reflection of its destruction to live far beyond its intended life. 66 more words

Books

Releasing Now: Rematch by Rachael Slate

Book Information:

Title: Rematch: A Chinese Zodiac Romance

Release Date: May 12th, 2015

Thirteen Zodiac animals entered the Great Race.

Only twelve became Chosen…

After failing the test to join the Lotus League, Wen Pierce will do anything to prove herself worthy. 440 more words

Books

Escape With a Good Book

Whenever You Come Around by Robin Lee Hatcher

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

I was so captured by Robin Lee Hatcher’s newest novel, Whenever you Come Around, that I read it in two days. 249 more words

Faith

As Chimney Sweepers Come To Dust

AS CHIMNEY SWEEPERS COME TO DUST

BY ALAN BRADLEY

As I’ve said before the Flavia De Luce novels are my absolute favourite and us fans have been counting down to the seventh installment in this fantastic series – … 365 more words