Politics & SocietyShort Take
Michael J. Garanzini
As we look ahead to our post-pandemic future, we need to think about the role that higher education must play in creating meaningful opportunities for students, especially those from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.
Politics & SocietyNews
Patricia Zapor - Catholic News Service
Pat McGuire, president of Trinity Washington University, said the school used funds from the American Rescue Plan to pay off more than $2.3 million in unpaid tuition balances for 540 students.
FaithFaith and Reason
Megan Halteman Zwart
What if instead of a few philosopher-kings magnanimously steering the unruly mob, we focused on building a democracy full of philosopher folks?
Arts & CultureIdeas
Kevin Spinale
Princeton University is dropping the requirement for knowing Latin and Greek to major in Classics. Its decision is a frightening one and augurs ill for the future of the field.
Arts & CultureBooks
Joshua Hren
Dana Gioia’s new book is a love letter attesting to the illuminating and poetic moments of his education.
FaithFaith in Focus
Britt Luby
What if you spent four years of college processing your grief?