Brush Up Your Shakespeare

Brush Up Your Shakespeare

This past weekend (April 23rd), the world celebrated the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s passing. Like or loathe him, there is no denying he (and his works) has greatly influenced the English language as we know it. Common everyday sayings that we take for granted first found life in the …

knowledge usefulness

Knowledge Usefulness (and APEL)

Recently, a potential student wrote in to ask if his vast experience might count for something. His original GPA scores had been low, but he had gone out and worked in all manner of jobs, gained lifetime and travel experience some of us can only dream about. His gripe was …