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Three months ago, on May 18, 2013, William Holt, of Nashville, Tennessee, graduated from Pitzer College with a degree in secular studies -- making him the first student in the United States to graduate with such a major.
This item has been excerpted from the prepared Commencement Address to the graduates of Pitzer College in Claremont, Calif., on May 18, 2013.
I have taught sporadically at several universities. My latest teaching is at Pitzer College that prides itself for its liberal and environmental value...
Interested in discussing the merits of John Kerry in the dining hall?
Princeton Review recently named the schools with the most liberal students i...
By Kimberly Winston
c. 2011 Religion News Service
(RNS) Almost every major college and university offers a degree in religious studies. But secula...
Every college president's heart quickens whenever a reporter from a major media outlet calls to have a chat.
The time has come to take secularity seriously as a significant program of study in its own right. Why now? First off, there has been the undeniable growth of secularity in recent years.
Pitzer College is adding a major in secularism, the New York Times reports. The major was added as an alternative to a the more traditional academic p...
My generation and our predecessors haven't been responsible caretakers. But you can be. Be resilient. Find friends who have your back. And above all, be a good ancestor. You can. And you must.
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