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INSIDE VOLUME 44, NUMBER 2 (December, 2013)
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And Gladly Would We Learn and Gladly Teach

By Steve Newman, Editor

When I reflect on my job, my time in the classroom and during my office hours is surely as vivid to me as my time grappling with the complexities of Adam Smith’s or Robert Burns’ or Joanna Baillie’s theories and practices of value along with current conversations and conflicts about the value of the humanities."

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An Interview with Dean Anderson

By Steve Newman

“I think we should collaborate with the school district and not just with public schools but also charter schools when they are fulfilling a mission that is aligned with ours.” Dean Gregory Anderson

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Best in Show: The Limits of Gentrifying Urban Schools

By Maia Bloomfield Cucchiara, Assistant Professor, Urban Education/Teaching and Learning

“The funding shortfalls that plague Philadelphia’s schools will not be resolved without concerted political action on the part of Philadelphia’s citizens and powerful local institutions.”

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Protecting the Faculty: the Aftermath of the October 29th Assault in Anderson Hall

By Steve Newman

"So what steps does Temple plan to take to enhance security? President Theobald has announced that security is being integrated into the campus Master Plan, which will be released in early 2014. But what changes have already been made, and what is being planned in the near term?"

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Dialogue on Good and Bad Teaching

Rebecca Alpert, Professor, Department of Religion and Chair of the Editorial Board of The Faculty Herald
Jerry Iannelli, Opinions Editor,
The Temple News
Steve Newman, Associate Professor, Department of English and Editor of
The Faculty Herald

Grace Holleran, Opinion Columnist, The Temple News
Deb Stull, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology

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Also inside vol. 44, no. 2

On the Inauguration of President Neil Theobald

Student Access to Student Feedback Forms vs. Faculty Privacy
• A Status Report on Two Crucial Tests of Faculty Governance: Deans’ Reviews and Budget Committees
The College of Education's Link with Philadelphia Public Schools and a Look to the Future
Two CLA Programs Reach Historic Milestones
The Way-Back Machine: April 1996
Distinguished Professor of History Visits Temple to Talk Lincoln
Minutes
TUFH Staff

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INSIDE VOLUME 44, NUMBER 1 (October, 2013)

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How Temple Spent Our Summer 'Vacation'

By Steve Newman, Editor

it pains me to observe that including faculty seems to have been more the exception than the rule this summer. "

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Two Conversations with Provost Hai-Lung Dai

By Steve Newman

"“I don’t think online learning will ever replace classroom instruction and the interaction between faculty and students.”" - Provost Hai-Lung Dai

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A Conversation About General Education at Temple: Past, Present, and Future

By Peter Jones (Senior Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies and Professor, Criminal Justice); Istvan Varkonyi (Director of Gen Ed and Associate Professor, German); Julie Phillips (Associate Director of General Education); Deborah Stull (member of the GEEC and Assistant Professor of Biology); Vallorie Peridier (member of the GEEC and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering); and Steve Newman.

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Setting Standards for Online Learning at Temple

Distance Learning Standards/Guidelines (DLS/G) Committee Report by Vicki McGarvey, Vice Provost for University College and Catherine Schifter, Associate Professor, Psychological, Organizational, and Leadership Studies

 

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To the Editor

By Rebecca Alpert

“But there is great danger to the triumphalist monolingualism that pervades this country’s ethos and that we perpetuate at our peril.”

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Also inside vol. 44, no. 1

Mourning a Colleague: Ben Kohl (1954-2013)

Introducing the Way-Back Machine
• Attention All Faculty Interested in Education and Gaming
The Eighth Annual Global Temple Conference
Minutes
TUFH Staff