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12.18.2020 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Foundation Chief Andrew Delbanco Wants All Students to Wrestle With Great Books

This profile features the Teagle/NEH partnership to co-sponsor Cornerstone: Learning for Living.
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11.20.2020 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Can We Pull Colleges Back to Wisdom?

University of Dallas President Thomas S. Hibbs cites Cornerstone as a model for college curriculum for knowledge and civic engagement.
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11.10.2020 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Humanities for Everyone: A Plan

Andrew Delbanco and Jon Parrish Peede discuss Cornerstone: Learning for Living, the Foundation’s partnership with the NEH to reinvigorate the role of the humanities in general education.
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10.05.2020 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

National Humanities Alliance Webinar

Paula Krebs, executive director of MLA, speaks about Cornerstone:Learning for Living (minute 46:00). 
 
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09.30.2020 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Needed: A New Rehearsal Space for Democracy

Andrew Delbanco and Jon Parrish Peede describe how the Cornerstone model reimagines general education.
 
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09.24.2020 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Cornerstone: Learning for Living Featured in CHE Teaching Newsletter

The Teaching Newsletter highlighted the grant program as an opportunity to promote general education reform.
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09.24.2020 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Grants Aim to "Reinvigorate the Humanities" by Connecting Them to Career Goals

Mike Scutari of Inside Philanthropy interviews Teagle Foundation president Andrew Delbanco.
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12.09.2019 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Giant Leaps for the Liberal Arts at Purdue

Melinda Zook highlights how Purdue University's College of Liberal Arts reversed the tide of enrollment declines.
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06.04.2020 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

The End of College as We Knew It?

Frank Bruni of The New York Times highlights Purdue's Cornerstone program as a model in the face of the COVID-19 crisis.
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11.10.2019 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

A Modern Great Books Solution to the Humanities' Enrollment Woes

Leonard Cassuto writes about the impact of Purdue University’s thriving Cornerstone program.
 
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09.20.2018 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Liberal Arts Shouldn't be an Afterthought at Large Research Universities

David Reingold of Purdue University writes about bridging the liberal arts and professional education.
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