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Recent Entries

Herman Hesse's Steppenwolf Revisited

Looking Through the Crack Wednesday August 27, 2014 | By David Gleicher

Entry 28   It's been my habit for several years now to go back every once in a while to some book that I tried to read when I was much younger, but the experience was, let us say, unsuccessful at the time. In some rare cases... Read more

Orientation 2014!

Leading The Way Sunday July 27, 2014 | By Lauren

My favorite time of the year has just come to a close and I hope you enjoyed it as much as I did! I am very privileged to have now been an Orientation Leader for the past three summers! It is a similar job to being an Admissions Ambassador because I am able... Read more

Capitalism in Context

Looking Through the Crack Thursday July 24, 2014 | By David Gleicher

Entry 27  It is not often commented on in the academic literature that the classical school of the late-17 th through early 19 th century—most associated with the writings of Adam Smith and David Ricardo--conceived of capitalism in a context... Read more

Beyond Marx 3

Looking Through the Crack Friday July 11, 2014 | By David Gleicher

Ring the bells that still can ring Forget your perfect offering There is a crack, a crack in everything That's how the light gets in … That’s how the light gets in ... -- L. Cohen   Entry 26  The purpose of the... Read more

New Blog Location!

Counselors' Corner Friday July 11, 2014 | By Christine

Please check out our new Admissions Counselors' Corner blog at . Read more


Transferred Success Tuesday June 24, 2014 | By Kristen

There are so many perks of being a student at AU and one of them has just become even better! Our experts in Information Technology have just released the new and improved version of our AU2GO App and it is awesome. Anyone can download this free app from the... Read more

NYSACAC 2014 at Adelphi!

Leading The Way Monday June 23, 2014 | By Lauren

This summer Adelphi University was extremely lucky to be the host of the 2014 New York State Association for College Admission Counseling Conference! This annual conference is held at a different university every year with the week’s activities built... Read more

What's in it for the community?

Panthers with a Purpose Friday June 20, 2014 | By Cassandra

What makes the focus of your particular internship so distinctively unique from others is that emphasis is being placed on the community . Fellow interns, I ask you to look at your community, reflect, and then share on  how you are serving your... Read more

Beyond Marx 2

Looking Through the Crack Friday June 20, 2014 | By David Gleicher

Entry 25 The difficulty that Marxist theorists have in going beyond the contextual limitations of Marx's thought is epitomized by Costa Lapavitsas's recent work,  Profiting Without Producing: How Finance Exploits Us All , 2013 (Verso).... Read more