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Blog articles offer practical advice, personal experiences, and responses to current events from the vantage point of life in academia.

We are so delighted about our freshly re-designed site that we're having a few celebrations today...

By Dorothy Boorse

I read the recent report in Christianity Today, The Benevolent Sexism at Christian Colleges, with interest. It had created a buzz amongst both men and women friends...

By Sara Scheunemann

I used to be a huge fan of New Year’s resolutions, so much so that I took any new beginning as an opportunity to set goals...

By Sara Scheunemann

We know very little about Anna, the prophetess. Luke shares a few brief words about her life...

By an anonymous graduate student

I used to sleep like a cat at Christmas time: as close under the warm, fragrant, and glowing Christmas tree as possible...

By Ann Boyd

We don't really talk about this much at The Well, but we'll let you in on a secret: Marcia and I both love to bake and cook...

By Marcia Bosscher

I sat a few nights ago in a cavernous Congregational church in Madison while the Bach musicians rehearsed. Unable to attend their concert, I came instead to the dress rehearsal...

A couple of years ago, our volunteer copyeditor at The Well, Sara, said to us, ”The content at The Well is so wonderful but you wouldn’t know it from the format...”

By Marcia Bosscher

What contrasts we are experiencing — celebrations and excitement gearing up to Christmas; mourning and grief following the killings in Newtown...

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