Podcasting with the President Archives - New Saint Andrews College

Podcasting with the President: Dr. Erb | Episode 2

Fellow of Music Dr. David Erb discuss explains how he ended up in Moscow and what he's been doing since!   Dr. Erb joined the New Saint Andrews College faculty as a Fellow of Music in 2008, leaving his posts at Trinity Church and Providence Classical Christian...

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Podcasting with the President: Dr. Erb | Episode 1

President Ben Merkle and Fellow of Music Dr. David Erb discuss the importance of music in the Christian life and how it's communicated in the Freshman Music course.   Dr. Erb joined the New Saint Andrews College faculty as a Fellow of Music in 2008, leaving his...

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Podcasting with the President: Dr. Stokes | Episode 2

President Ben Merkle and Senior Fellow of Philosophy Dr. Mitch Stokes discuss Mitch's vast array of degrees and how that impacted his perspective of apologetics in a Liberal Arts education.   Dr. Mitch Stokes is a Senior Fellow of Philosophy and a member of the College’s...

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Podcasting with the President: Dr. Stokes | Episode 1

President Ben Merkle and Senior Fellow of Philosphy Dr. Mitch Stokes discuss the place of mathematics in a Liberal Arts education.   Dr. Mitch Stokes is a Senior Fellow of Philosophy and a member of the College’s graduate faculty. He teaches graduate courses in philosophy and...

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Podcasting with the President: Dr. Grieser | Episode 4

What does poetry bring that prose doesn't? President Benjamin Merkle and Fellow of Literature Dr. Jayson Grieser continue their discussion of poetry by discussing Hopkins, Frost, and Yeats in Dr. Greiser's fourth and final episode on Podcasting with the President.   Dr. Grieser joined the College...

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Podcasting with the President: Dr. Grieser | Episode 3

Is learning poetry valuable in today's education? President Benjamin Merkle and Fellow of Literature Dr. Jayson Grieser return after summer break to discuss poetry and its relevance in education.   Dr. Grieser joined the College faculty in 2007 after pursuing his M.A. (2003) and doctoral studies in...

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Podcasting with the President: Dr. Grieser | Episode 2

President Benjamin Merkle and Fellow of Literature Dr. Jayson Grieser discuss the details and nuance of possibly the greatest play ever written: Hamlet.   Dr. Grieser joined the College faculty in 2007 after pursuing his M.A. (2003) and doctoral studies in literature at the University of Dallas....

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Podcasting with the President: Dr. Grieser | Episode 1

President Benjamin Merkle and Fellow of Literature Dr. Jayson Grieser discuss the art and unique nature of Shakespeare's tragedies--this episode specifically using Macbeth as an example of what makes a "tragic hero."   Dr. Grieser joined the College faculty in 2007 after pursuing his M.A. (2003) and...

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Podcasting with the President: Dr. McIntosh | Episode 4

Why Aquinas? President Benjamin Merkle and Fellow of Humanities Dr. Jonathan McIntosh discuss Aquinas' works, influence on our lives today, and the best ways to learn more from his thinking.   Dr. McIntosh joined the College faculty in 2007 after pursuing his M.A. (2004) and doctoral studies...

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