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Wagner College at the Forefront with New Citizen Alum Partnership

Wagner College at the Forefront with New Citizen Alum Partnership

        Congratulations to Wagner College on the launch of Citizen Alum as a partnership between the Wagner College Alumni Association and the Wagner College Center for Leadership and Community Engagement. On April 13, 2015, President Richard Guarasci characterized Citizen Alum as a logical outgrowth of Wagner’s curriculum: “Excited to launch a new project, Citizen Alum, that highlights alumni…read more →

Adam Bush on Ashé College Unbound

Adam Bush on Ashé College Unbound

“The Long Now.” We don’t know what an alumnus of College Unbound means. We don’t know what role an institution based around creating the conditions of lifelong-learning needs to be for graduates who are long into life. You’re the only ones who can show us. For a longer extract from Adam Bush’s 2012 commencement address for the founding class of…read more →

NOW WHAT?: BITTER CONGRATS FOR 2012 COLLEGE GRADS

  Last June, in New York to attend a meeting of the American Commonwealth Project (ACP), I spent some time browsing in Book Culture, an independent bookstore with strong ties to  Columbia University located near the Columbia campus on Broadway at 114th St. There were two racks full of graduation cards that were unlike any I had ever seen.  …read more →