Student Poetry, Volume III
Student Poetry, Volume III

Note: The following blog entry comes to us from our colleague and friend, Ian Heisler, who teaches poetry at Trivium Preparatory Academy.   The three poetic forms represented here, ekphrastic,... Read more

Surprised by Freedom
Surprised by Freedom

So many works of literature are on the cultural chopping block these days, as are whole fields of inquiry—history, for example, and Western art. What we once took for granted... Read more

A Good Turn (by Andrew J. Zwerneman)
A Good Turn (by Andrew J. Zwerneman)

At the start of the modern world, Thomas Hobbes laid down a grim premise. There is no ultimate good, he claimed; there is only an ultimate evil. At their core,... Read more

Thoughts on History (by Wilfred M. McClay)
Thoughts on History (by Wilfred M. McClay)

We always like to think of history beginning, as stories do, with the words “once upon a time,” or something equivalent. But that is not quite true. We never can... Read more

Student Poetry, Volume II (By Betsy Brown)
Student Poetry, Volume II (By Betsy Brown)

Note: The following blog entry comes to us from our colleague and friend, Betsy K. Brown, who teaches and chairs the humanities program at Cicero Preparatory Academy in Scottsdale, Arizona. A graduate of Seattle Pacific University’s... Read more

Westward Ho!
Westward Ho!

The West is indeed becoming less and less interested in the classical sources of our civilization. Knowing less about our own civilization also seems to make us lose the ability... Read more

Student Poetry, Volume I
Student Poetry, Volume I

Note: The following blog entry comes to us from our colleague and friend, Betsy K. Brown, who teaches and chairs the humanities program at Cicero Preparatory Academy in Scottsdale, Arizona. A graduate of Seattle Pacific University’s... Read more

Symposium 2021 Feature Dr. Stephanie Chasteen
Symposium 2021 Feature Dr. Stephanie Chasteen

Today we are featuring one of this year’s NCE Symposium speakers, Dr. Stephanie Chasteen, a physicist and reviewer of college-level STEM projects. Dr. Chasteen has more than fifteen years of experience in... Read more

Ideals
Ideals

I want you to imagine trying to change a child for the better by belittling him with his failures, mistakes, and wrongdoings. When put so bluntly, I’m sure you’d agree... Read more

Symposium 2021 Feature Dr. Owen Anderson
Symposium 2021 Feature Dr. Owen Anderson

Today we would like to feature one of the speakers at this year’s Symposium 2021: Dr. Owen Anderson, professor of philosophy and religious studies at Arizona State University.   Dr. Anderson has published seven books and teaches courses in philosophy, philosophy of... Read more

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