Labor Day and an Adventist Work Ethic

In the US, we celebrate work by taking a day off. (Except of course if you work the holiday shift like my wife does). We call it Labor Day. It is the first Monday of September but stretches out the …
by Duane Covrig


Following, Leading, and Managing: Roles of Administration

The chair of my department and soon to be Dean of our School of Education, Robson Marinho, reminded me that American higher education has more faculty governance than higher education in most other countries. As an internationa...
by Duane Covrig


Miracles, Management and Morals

I was hoping for a miracle, but what I really needed was better management. I had two months to go to the end of the year and my budget ran out for buying gifts for my own children. Yes, there …
by Duane Covrig