Antioch Voices http://wyso.org en Chancellor Toni Murdock on Antioch University and Higher Education http://wyso.org/post/chancellor-toni-murdock-antioch-university-and-higher-education <p>In 1997,&nbsp; Tullisse (Toni) Murdock was appointed the first female president of an Antioch campus (Seattle), where she served for nine years. She became Antioch&#39;s first female chancellor in 2005 and during her tenure the University underwent several major transitions, including its separation from Antioch College. Murdock also oversaw structural changes in the governance of the University, including the establishment of a board of trustees for each of its 5 campuses in four states. On November 3, 2011 Antioch University announced that Murdock is retiring, effective June of 2012.</p> Fri, 11 Nov 2011 17:29:32 +0000 Emily McCord 6736 at http://wyso.org Chancellor Toni Murdock on Antioch University and Higher Education Dr. Alan E. Guskin on the birth of the Peace Corps http://wyso.org/post/dr-alan-e-guskin-birth-peace-corps <p>Dr. Alan Guskin, former University Chancellor and current Distinguished Professor of Higher Education for the PhD in Leadership and Change Program at Antioch University, Al Guskin, recalls his experience organizing a student group at the University of Michigan that is widely credited with inspiring John F. Kennedy to establish the Peace Corps.</p> Wed, 26 Jan 2011 18:37:07 +0000 2660 at http://wyso.org Dr. Alan E. Guskin on the birth of the Peace Corps Every Single Sheet of Plywood http://wyso.org/post/every-single-sheet-plywood <p><em><span class="tease"><span>Antioch University Seattle student, Pat Stell reflects on her early days as a carpenter&#39;s apprentice.</span></span></em> Mon, 22 Nov 2010 18:57:01 +0000 2667 at http://wyso.org Every Single Sheet of Plywood A Redistribution of Resources http://wyso.org/post/redistribution-resources <p><span class="tease"><span>Antioch University Seattle&#39;s B.J. Bullert interviews Gilda Sheppard, a filmmaker and sociologist, who will be teaching Communication Across Cultures at Antioch University Seattle this winter.</span></span> <span class="article-content"><span>Gilda Sheppard is a filmmaker, sociologist and professor who specializes in social justice.<br /><br />In this interview with Antioch University Seattle&#39;s B.J. Bullert, Sheppard reflects on the nature of social justice and how people begin to embrace social justice ideals.<br /> Mon, 22 Nov 2010 18:48:21 +0000 2662 at http://wyso.org A Redistribution of Resources Surrender Was Not an Option http://wyso.org/post/surrender-was-not-option <p><em><span class="tease"><span>Antioch University Seattle student Patrick Gorman reads an essay about his experience serving in the Vietnam War.</span></span> </em> Mon, 22 Nov 2010 18:42:28 +0000 2661 at http://wyso.org Surrender Was Not an Option