Ambitious Dreams: The Values Program at Le Moyne College

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Rowman & Littlefield, 1990 - Education - 212 pages
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Ambitious Dreams is a realistic and practical effort to realize more effectively what Catholic and other colleges and universities profess: To instill the values and the courage needed to achieve justice and peace in our world today.
 

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Contents

Ambitious Dreams
3
Program Components
17
The 1988 Summer Institute
19
The 1989 Summer Institute
41
The Academic Forum
61
Personal Reflections
79
A Sociologists Perspective
81
A Mathematicians Perspective
97
Assessment
139
The Struggle for Institutional Support
141
Power and Promise Evaluation of an Evolving Model
161
The Essential IncFactor
185
Conclusion
195
From Vision to Action
197
Appendix III
206
Contributors
209

Two Student Perspectives
120

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About the author (1990)

Parker J. Palmer, a popular speaker and educator, is also the author of The Active Life. He received the 1993 award for "Outstanding Service to Higher Education" from the Council of Independent Colleges.

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