06 Dec 2007
One thing I know I don’t want to be is the faculty member who drove right over a pedestrian crossing the street. Honestly, I’m pretty sure there aren’t any faculty members who want to be that person. I know it’s cold out, and when I’m cold, I tend to tuck my head down and keep […]
08 Nov 2007
So, who pays for a college education? Most college students would probably answer this question, “I do!” Or “My parents and I do!” Or, if they’re lucky, “My rich relatives give me a free ride.” And they would be partly right. Tuition and fees cover a good part of the costs of your getting the […]
18 Oct 2007
As Associate Dean in the College of Education and Professional Studies, and also when I’m teaching, I think quite a bit about academic honesty. Some of the research on this topic is pretty discouraging. Some people cheat when they are afraid of what will happen if they don’t. “If I don’t pass this test, or […]
28 Sep 2007
Every 10 years, UW-River Falls hosts a team from the Higher Learning Commission. Their goal is to check us out and make sure that we are doing everything we’re supposed to do. You can play a part in helping us succeed when the team visits campus next spring.