Tag Archives: ACU

CHARIS: An Election That Will Not Be Great by Neal Coates

Adams Center for Teaching and LearningWe believe that learning is a lifelong process and that those of us who teach make a commitment to continue our learning throughout our lives. The Adams Center exists to promote the lifelong learning of Abilene Christian University’s faculty as they strive to integrate their faith and their…

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Clean and Unclean: A Contemporary Christian Conversation

In this interview with Randy Harris, Richard Beck explains the often-irrational reactions to things (and people) we perceive as “unclean.” He points out how practice is more important than preaching when attempting to address the resulting irrational behaviors. Dr. Richard Beck is Department Chair and Professor of Psychology at Abilene Christian University. Randy Harris teaches…

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Instrumental Music in ACU Chapel: Evolution of a Policy (9/26/16)

Adams Center for Teaching and LearningWe believe that learning is a lifelong process and that those of us who teach make a commitment to continue our learning throughout our lives. The Adams Center exists to promote the lifelong learning of Abilene Christian University’s faculty as they strive to integrate their faith and their…

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Black Rage: A Contemporary Christian Conversation

In this video, Dr. Steven Moore shares his personal experiences and perspectives on Black rage. He and Randy Harris explore the complexities of being followers of Christ when racial injustices are commonplace. See also Dr. Moore’s recommended reading list. Steven Moore is Associate Professor of English and Director of the McNair Scholars Program at Abilene…

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The Confusion between Winning and Success (by Joe L. Cope)

I teach negotiation. Here are the most common student expectations I hear:             I want to learn . . . to negotiate great deals for me and for my organization. to manipulate others into doing what is best for me. to avoid exploitation and come out on top of all my negotiations. to…

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Reflections on the Heritage of a Christian University

Dr. Royce Money, Chancellor of Abilene Christian University, shares insights regarding the importance of the historical nature of a Christian University. John WeaverDr. John B. Weaver is the Dean of Library Services and Educational Technology at the Brown Library of Abilene Christian University. He teaches in the College of Biblical Studies at ACU,…

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Students Encounter the Restoration Movement

After participating in a series of 2014 chapel forums focused on the religious heritage of Abilene Christian University, students at ACU share their reflections on their study of, and background in, the Churches of Christ. John WeaverDr. John B. Weaver is the Dean of Library Services and Educational Technology at the Brown Library…

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