Calling It What It Is

"Passion" got a double treatment (Passion! Passion!) recently, so I thought I would move on to something with a slightly different flavour this time around: callings. What's a calling? Researchers have come up with a few definitions: A consuming, meaningful passion people experience toward a career domain A transcendent summons to a meaningful career that … Continue reading Calling It What It Is

Academia vs. Students: Disconnected

Something is very wrong. Maybe it's just the "what does it all mean?" question that I find myself asking from time to time, without being able to come up with a satisfactory answer.  Maybe it's the existentialist in me coming out since I started reading R.D. Laing's The Politics of Experience and the Bird of Paradise … Continue reading Academia vs. Students: Disconnected