The University Administrator’s Prayer

I had the idea for the above variation on the Serenity Prayer during a recent conversation about the fact that those of us who oversee programs such as a core curriculum may not have authority to make faculty conform with either best practices, or even with written guidelines about programs. At most universities, faculty have a high degree [Read More…]

Who Needs Serenity When There’s Coffee and Wine?

Spotted on Facebook   [Read more…]

The Serenity Prayer, Revised

From Somewhat Real. HT Fred Clark   [Read more…]

Calvin’s Prayer

There has been some debate about whether or not Reinhold Niebuhr composed the famous “Serenity Prayer.” But the version in this comic strip is definitely not by him. It is pure Calvin – and I don’t mean John Calvin. [Read more…]