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Is college for getting what you want or discovering what's worth wanting? 

1 month ago   |   By AJC

A Georgia English professor says he and his colleagues offer students ways to understand and expand their interests, their minds, their dreams. They teach the foundations of college - how to read, how to write, and of course how to think.
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Kavanaugh Joins More Liberal Judges in High-Profile Decision

Kavanaugh Joins More Liberal Judges in High-Profile Decision

Planned Parenthood got some good news from the Supreme Court on Monday, as new Justice Brett Kavanaugh joined the court's more liberal judges-as did Chief Justice John... Read more ...

Rumored John Kelly Replacement Is Quitting

Rumored John Kelly Replacement Is Quitting

President Donald Trump's top pick to replace chief of staff John Kelly, Nick Ayers, is no longer expected to fill the role, the AP reports. Ayers, who is chief of staff to Vice... Read more ...

Key House Democrat Jerry Nadler Says Trump Payments May Be 'Impeachable...

Key House Democrat Jerry Nadler Says Trump Payments May Be 'Impeachable Offenses'

Still, the incoming House Judiciary Committee chairman was cautious about whether an impeachment process ought to begin. Read more ...

Rand Paul Calls Trump's Nomination Of William Barr For Attorney General...

Rand Paul Calls Trump's Nomination Of William Barr For Attorney General 'Very Troubling'

The Kentucky senator also spoke out against Brett Kavanaugh's nomination, but ultimately voted to confirm. Read more ...

De Niro's Return to SNL as Mueller 'Awkward'

De Niro's Return to SNL as Mueller 'Awkward'

Robert De Niro popped out of Eric Trump's closet in his return as Robert Mueller on Saturday Night Live's Cold Open, but the actor stumbled over his lines in a performance the... Read more ...

Lame-Duck Power Grabs Escalate Unsettling Trend

Lame-Duck Power Grabs Escalate Unsettling Trend

When a party loses power in a state, there's often a last-ditch effort to pass priority legislation. What's happening now is different, experts say. Read more ...

Beto O'Rourke Reportedly Spoke With Al Sharpton As 2020 Speculation Swirls

Beto O'Rourke Reportedly Spoke With Al Sharpton As 2020 Speculation Swirls

The former Senate candidate has spoken with high-profile Democrats recently, including former President Barack Obama. Read more ...

Republicans To Hold Their First Hearing On The Minimum Wage Since Taking The...

Republicans To Hold Their First Hearing On The Minimum Wage Since Taking The House In 2010

Eight years is a long time. Read more ...

A Killing Season

A Killing Season

Mike Wallace sat in his pickup truck on a dusty back road near his farm outside Leachville, Arkansas, typing impatiently into his cell phone. “I'm waiting on you,” he wrote... Read more ...

Help Wanted: White House Chief Of Staff

Help Wanted: White House Chief Of Staff

President Trump is hunting for his third chief of staff in less that two years. So far, he's not finding many takers. "You have to wonder who would want to take this job," said... Read more ...