Author Archives: Rory Bowman '90

About Rory Bowman '90

Rory Bowman, Reed alumnus in philosophy, 1990.

Kroger 2014 Strategic Reports Out

The gist of their recommendations is that the 2013 Paideia committee created by Kroger has already begun to improve things and that it should be continued with encouragement to involve “enthusiastic faculty and staff regularly,” “more study- and career-building classes” and possible three-week “remediation during (expanded) Paideia.” Continue reading

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Help Plan Reunions Paideia 2014

Reedfayre reunions shall take place at Reed College in Portland this coming June 4-8, 2014, including another “reunions paideia.” Reunions Paideia is an opportunity for alumni and other friends of the college to supplement other activities such as alumni college, … Continue reading

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January 2014 Paideia Scheduling

Email notifications about proposed Paideia activities were sent to current students just before Thanksgiving and to alumni this evening.  Community Safety and various other offices apparently need to review classes before a preliminary schedule is released, but this should hopefully … Continue reading

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Paideia 2014 (Re)Discovery 18-26 January

This year’s Paideia coordinators have announced a theme for this year’s Paideia, which shall run a short program from January 18-26, 2014: It is with great pleasure that we announce the opening of the 2k14 Paideia season (January 18 through … Continue reading

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Report of the Fall 2013 Ad Hoc Committee on Paideia

After last spring’s “Paideiagate,” president John Kroger asked that an “Ad Hoc Committee on Paideia” be formed and to report back to the faculty this fall. Drawn from current faculty, students and staff , they have issued their report, currently available from faculty co-chair Darrell Schroeter. Continue reading

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Reunions Paideia 2014, 4-8 June 2014

After meeting with Mela Kunitz ’87 it is confirmed that Rory Bowman ’90 shall be helping to coordinate Reunions Paideia from June 4-8, 2014. The current plan is to focus on very similar time slots in very similar places and hopefully invite … Continue reading

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Reunions Paideia 2013, June 12-15

“Reunions Paideia” is a small pilot program this year to explore  alumni and others offering short-form classes in the spaces between the two “alumni college” offerings. Interested alumni who would like to offer or facilitate a 60-120 minute class are … Continue reading

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