Monthly Archives: March 2013

Undergraduate Teaching Fellow opportunity

Calling all students: A funding request for more Undergraduate Teaching Assistants for my USU 1320 Humanities class has been approved so my need for “UTFs” has gone up greatly.  I will have a team of 5 UTFs for my 1320 … Continue reading

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Tolkien, Power and Politics panel discussion

Upcoming panel discussion on Tolkien, Power and Politics.  Thursday, March 21 at 6:00pm in Main 326. Panelists: Dr Patrick James (co-author of “The International Relations of Middle Earth”), Dr Jeannie Johnson (USU poli sci), Dr Harrison Kleiner (USU, philosophy), Dr … Continue reading

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Thoughts on media coverage of papal conclave

A few quick thoughts on the papal conclave: a) The media coverage has been very frustrating.  Every time they refer to the Catholic Church, they refer to it as “the church in crisis” or the “troubled church” or some such … Continue reading

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