Magdalen College: From the Summit

Higher Education Today: Anthony Esolen Assesses the Modern University

November 24, 2021

The origin of words can provide important insights about their meaning. Where do the words “college” and “university” come from, and how has their meaning changed over the years?  What has the modern university become, and why does it so often fail to offer a truly liberating education? Magdalen Professor Anthony Esolen discusses these questions and suggests what families should look for when choosing a college. He also takes listeners inside his own process of preparing for and teaching a college class.

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