Monthly Archives: September 2015

Are surveys relatively meaningless?

Feedback. I find it to be invaluable in multiple contexts. Each semester I encourage my students to complete the course evaluation because I want to know what they think about my class.  I instruct them to share whatever is on their minds as long as they’re thoughtful and respectful.  I’m not afraid of being critiqued.  […]

Support more ethical business models

This fall we decided to have Center for Civic Engagement t-shirts screened to distribute to students at our campus events.  As coordinator, I felt that we should buy some that are manufactured in the United States to support jobs here at home and avoid contributing to worker mistreatment abroad.  Honestly, the massive amount of offshoring […]