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The Global Search for Education: If Music Be the Food....

C. M. Rubin | Posted 09.25.2011 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Let us speak of even greater things with the innovative educator and president of Bard College, Leon Botstein: a man who understands the juxtaposition of art and education better than any.


The Huffington Post | Lindsay Dittman | Posted 09.06.2011 | College

Sure, they say that the modern generation is bereft of radicals. That the youth of today are wishy-washy. We beg to differ. From ultraliberal hippie ...

U.S. Recovery's 2-Year Anniversary Arrives With Little To Celebrate

PAUL WISEMAN | Posted 08.31.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP) -- This is one anniversary few feel like celebrating. Two years after economists say the Great Recession ended, the recovery has be...

What if The DJ Were The NGO?

Taliesin Gilkes-Bower | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Taliesin Gilkes-Bower

So, you graduate from a small liberal arts school with five-figure debt and want to work in the arts?

Why We Teach

Michael Roth | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Michael Roth

Although as a university president I spent much of my time in meetings, my colleagues tell me that I'm happiest just after I come back from the classroom.

Abraham Mendoza Dead: Bard Student Dies In NY Cliff Fall | Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

HUNTER, N.Y. -- Authorities have released the name of the 19-year-old college student from Illinois who died in a fall from a cliff while hiking in th...

Mari Lyons: Every Object Rightly Seen

John Seed | Posted 04.11.2012 | Home
John Seed

One of the values she seems to have absorbed from Cezanne is that there is an inherent abstract order to be gleaned from nature.

To Read and Browse in LA

Hellin Kay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Hellin Kay

Sadly the art of book selling is slowly on the decline.

WATCH: Colbert Grills Bard College President Leon Botstein

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Bard College President, American Symphony Orchestra Conductor, public intellectual and bow-tie aficionado Leon Botstein paid a visit to Stephen Colber...

9 Amazing Study Abroad Locations (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Forget Paris. Some colleges are taking the concept of educational globalization to heart. According to Newsweek, more and more college students are ch...

Apocalypse Wow -- "Berg and His World" at Bard SummerScape

Albert Imperato | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Albert Imperato

The Bard Music Festival now makes up the last two weekends of the seven-week SummerScape festival, and is SummerScape's centerpiece and guiding spirit.

Susan Wadsworth: Almost 50 Years of Young Concert Artists Series

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jim Luce

Not many people can fulfill their passion - and build an institution - for fifty years. Susan Wadsworth can. The founder of the Young Concert Artist...

Meal Periods: Big Eats at Bard

Michael McCarty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Michael McCarty

I call Chef Kyung at Michael's New York to see if the first of the Dutch white asparagus has shown up. They have, an awesome sign that spring is here.

Rejection's Bright Side

Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Leah Finnegan

I started thinking about where I wanted to go to college before I graduated middle school. I kept a Fiske Guide next to my bed, dog-eared into near ob...

Andy Warhol Art Distributed To More Than 180 Colleges, Museums And Galleries Across America

AP | CARRIE ANTLFINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MILWAUKEE — Andy Warhol kept boxes upon boxes of soup cans, receipts, fan mail and many other items, including thousands of photos he later used...

Rugby Dreams

Betwa Sharma | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Betwa Sharma

Every summer, when Chandrika Gaipai returns home, she describes a rugby ball to her mother. "It looks like a dinosaur's egg," she says.