Vocation, Capacity, Community Part One

When I talk about vocation with students, I often describe it as the overlap between what you want and are equipped to do and

Welcome Home!

Hello all! With Spring 2017 starting in just a few days, we’d like to take a minute to catch you all up on what’s

Hello From the Other Side (of the Atlantic Ocean)

Well, its official. I have crossed the Atlantic Ocean, and will be remaining in Europe until early June! I have been in Europe for

IR Winter Seminar: Day 7 & 8

January 11: The last two days of our winter seminar emphasized the practical application of grand strategy – how abstract theories can be translated

More Representation, Better Government

January 9: Both of our speakers today mainly focus on improving the representation in government. One through means of changing the electoral system to

IR Winter Seminar: Days 4, 5, & 6

January 8: Opportunities to engage with various speakers from around the city continued as the week closed out. On Thursday, we visited the Center

The Room Where It Happens

January 6: Today the American Politics class had the opportunity to hear from Jerry Taylor of the Niskanen Center, where he works to influence

Paying it forward

January 5: It has been a jam-packed four-day experience of the 2017 Winter DC Seminar for the Urban Education students. I want to give a

D.C., Congress, and Networking

January 5: Part of the D.C. program is experiencing parts of D.C. Today the American Politics class went to the National Museum of African