The Last Lecture

This Tuesday will be my last lecture of the year; the academic year, that is. I am never quite sure about the academic calendar. The other day I had to ask one of the admins the date of my last class. I’ve been teaching for almost twenty years, and I still haven’t figured out the schedule. I told my class I am canceling all classes in July. They stared at me. These are business students. They’ve been taught in their other classes that business is all about maximizing profit. This at a Jesuit university, no less. I tell them that’s … Continue reading The Last Lecture