Interesting article from the Chronicle of Higher Ed on best practices for supporting undergraduate research! For humanities students, community partnerships with museums, archives, historical societies, and non-profits could be a way to engage students in low-cost research and service to the community!
On 15 August 2017, CBS This Morning featured a piece on the Warrior-Scholar Project–including a brief reference to the course I teach with at the University of Michigan!
Also, I apparently missed this article about Warrior-Scholar last year!
In June of 2015 I had the honor of teaching 20 veterans at the University of Michigan’s second Warrior-Scholar Project. I was once again blown away by the dedication and perseverance the students showed as they struggled–and succeeded–to complete complex readings, participate in thoughtful class discussions, and write 3 papers–all in one week!
I wasn’t the only one to take notice of the program: