01.20.2022 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Great Books, Graduate Students, and the Value of Fun in Higher Education

Leonard Cassuto joins in the generalist-versus-specialist debate inspired by Rescuing Socrates, a new book by Roosevelt Montás.

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01.17.2022 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

A Reckoning In Boston

This documentary tells the story of two students in the Clemente Course in the Humanities, a Teagle-funded program that offers free college humanities classes to low-income adults. Available on the PBS video app until Feb 17.

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01.07.2022 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

This Is the Way the Humanities End

Brian Rosenberg, who serves on Teagle's board, responds to Louis Menard's critique of Roosevelt Montás's approach to the humanities.

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01.06.2022 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Rethinking the Performance Gap

Knowledge for Freedom appears on a list of seven strategies to help colleges advance academic equity and maximize every student's educational outcome.
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12.17.2021 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Yes, the Great Books Make Us Better People

The New York Times opinion piece about Rescuing Socrates: How the Great Books Changed My Life and Why They Matter for a New Generation by Roosevelt Montás.
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12.15.2021 | STAFF WRITINGS

Achieving Both Breadth and Depth in Education Philanthropy

Teagle Senior Program Officer Annie W. Bezbatchenko and Program Director Tamara Mann Tweel on how the Foundation balances focus and reach.
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12.15.2021 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Do Great Books still matter? For Roosevelt Montás, they are essential.

Read more about Roosevelt Montás and his defense of a great books curriculum in his new book, Rescuing Socrates.
Do Great Books still matter? For Roosevelt Montás, they are essential. >
12.14.2021 | TEAGLE IN THE NEWS

Ep. 40 Roosevelt Montás, "Rescuing Socrates"

Roosevelt Montás joins the Booknotes+ podcast to discuss his latest book, Rescuing Socrates.
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