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New Views On The Self And Society
Deborah J. Cohan, Ph.D.
How a pre-COVID long distance romance keeps love alive during quarantine.
A professor offers advice for students.
Exploring the benefits of meditative journaling.
14 tips for college students and their parents.
A professor and student rethink time.
A professor's perspective for fall 2020.
Trauma-informed reflections in uncertain times.
Reflections on love, fear, and redemption.
What's the price of opening campuses in the fall?
Thoughts on another type of house arrest.
One professor shares her inspiring approach.
How one professor reaches out to students online.
A professor addresses higher education during COVID-19.
A professor addresses current realities for parents and students during the COVID-19 crisis.
Strategies for grading more efficiently.
Good and bad things will happen every year. A shift in perspective for 2020.
A professor's perspective on how to successfully manage email.
Ideas for slowing down and enjoying more.
Advice for pursuing the passion of writing while you have another job.
On being a public intellectual.
Rethinking how we teach and learn about diversity in the workplace.
The math of curious compassion.
Reflections on today's mass shooting at Walmart.
Signs of abuse and help for how to heal.
A professor responds to college parents' concerns.
A professor offers advice for college-bound families.
The one-night-stand of higher education.
Notes on the emotional life of the classroom.
What to see on campus if you're pressed for time.
How education benefits from teachers who practice good self-care.
Deborah J. Cohan, Ph.D., is a professor of sociology at the University of South Carolina-Beaufort where she teaches and writes about the intersections of the self and society.