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From the Dean – March 2018

Mar. 30, 2018—John Ruskin, the leading critic and social thinker of the Victorian era, wrote in Unto This Last, “Let us reform our schools, and we shall find little reform needed in our prisons.” Today we might say that this thinking is a little too binary; many children grow up in circumstances that put them in contact with both the education and the justice systems.

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From the Dean – July 2017

Aug. 10, 2017—Chronic illnesses do not affect only the body. They can also affect the brain. Peabody researchers are doing something about it.

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From the Dean – Winter 2017

Feb. 13, 2017—A new year. Perhaps even a new era. During periods of intense change it never hurts to refocus one’s energies on the basics.

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From the Dean, Summer 2016

Jul. 7, 2016—Sometimes researchers must face that their work has produced unexpected and counterintuitive results.

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From the Dean, Winter 2016

Jan. 5, 2016—Peabody College is a research powerhouse, yet undergraduate education remains at the heart of the college’s mission.

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From the Dean, Summer 2015

Jul. 15, 2015—Peabody College is a research powerhouse, yet undergraduate education remains at the heart of the college’s mission.

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From the Dean

Dec. 23, 2014—"We hold firm our historic concern for individual learners and for underserved populations."

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From the Dean

Jul. 9, 2014—Peabody is peeling away the hyperbole and doom-saying on the Common Core debate.

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From the Dean

Dec. 11, 2013—Peabody is committed to excel on the international front, rooted in the knowledge that the best solution to conflict and chaos resides in education.

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From the Dean

Jun. 28, 2013—The deaths at Sandy Hook Elementary School demand not only our grief, but our reflection.

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