Misc. Musings

'The rudest people on earth'? Have you seen BBC parliament? (Times Higher Education, Nov. 21st, 2013)

Five Books About Bad Habits (Wall St. Journal, Feb. 25, 2012)

On New Year's Resolutions (The Daily Beast, Dec. 31, 2011)

Thanks to the Occupy Movement (Fiat Lux, Dec. 7th, 2012)

The Clash of Symbols  (Fiat Lux)         (Pure text version click here)

The Future of Plagiarism  (The Chronicle of Higher Education)  (Pure text version click here)
Please Mr. Bandmaster  (Christian Science Monitor)   (Pure text version click here)

Between loyalties and ideals  (Convocation address, Alfred Univ., Aug. 2007)

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Do recessions have silver linings?  (Wellsville, NY,  June 2009)

Invading Iraq: How many will die?  (Alfred Univ., Oct. 2003)