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For education’s ills, a dose of self-awareness

For education’s ills, a dose of self-awareness

Beginning with this year’s graduates, master’s degree students in counselor education are all embarking on journeys of self-discovery.

Making lemonade

Making lemonade

Terry Spehar-Fahey, who teaches drawing, watercolor and a course titled Art and Psychology, used her painting to emerge from major depression.

There are holes in our buckets

There are holes in our buckets

Everything you can do to save water helps, as long as you start with the big things, explains Andy Pattison, a visiting instructor in the Master of Public Policy and Administration program.

Worth risking

Worth risking

Two graduating biochemistry majors and an international MBA student took the top prizes in CLU’s first Business Design Concept competition, where they pitched ideas for new products and services to a panel of outside judges.

Less coddling, more toddling

Less coddling, more toddling

To understand the epidemic of childhood obesity, assistant professor of exercise science Louise Kelly studies the physical activity of children between 12 and 36 months. Spoiler: there’s not enough of it.

Is ‘common sense’ endangering our planet?

Is ‘common sense’ endangering our planet?

A lot of things keep people from understanding just how bad the global climate crisis is. One of them may be the way the human mind works, says professor of philosophy Xiang Chen.

What is love, anyway?

What is love, anyway?

If professor of psychology Morris N. Eagle, a foremost commentator on the development of psychoanalysis and the theory of attachment, won’t tell us, who will?

Please pass the salsa

Please pass the salsa

Before classes resumed in January, professor of political science Gregory Freeland led nine students on CLU,s first-ever student travel seminar to Cuba.

All the Ways of Stopping

All the Ways of Stopping

The Office of Campus Ministry is offering a new menu of suggestions designed to provide a pause, or mini-Sabbath, for the whole CLU community on Thursday mornings at 11:15 – or whenever you can find a moment.  University Pastor Melissa Maxwell-Doherty and senior Jesse McClain, last year’s Associated Students of CLU president, have worked for […]

All the ways of stopping

All the ways of stopping

University Pastor Melissa Maxwell-Doherty and senior Jesse McClain, last year’s Associated Students of CLU president, have worked for two years to provide resources for members of the CLU community to take a break.