Daily Archives: January 7, 2008

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“Educational Excellence, Without Ivy”

This oped was written to BusinessWeek by our Provost Rodney Erickson and signed by all the Big 10 provosts. It is replying to the earlier article “The Dangerous Wealth of the Ivy League”. It is a very good piece (the letter, the other is good as well, but problematic, as the Provost explains). State universities react to our report on Ivy League wealth—and its perils As BusinessWeek‘s Dec. 10 article “The Dangerous Wealth of the […]

ERD announces arrival of 2008 Lenten devotional

If you are preparing to prepare for Good Friday, ECUSA is here to help. (No kidding, their material is usually very good.) ERD announces arrival of 2008 Lenten devotional Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD) has published its 2008 Lenten devotional booklet, titled “Seeking to Serve: A Lenten Exploration of the Millennium Development Goals.” Also, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has declared February 10, 2008 — the First Sunday in Lent — as Episcopal Relief and […]