- 30 October
- Two excellent research seminars from The National
Institutes of Healthcare Research have been added. Check out The
Forgotten Factor in Physical and Mental Health: What Does
the Research Show? and The
Costly Consequences of Divorce: Assessing the Clinical,
Economic, and Public Health Impact of Marital Disruption in the
- 28 October 1996
- There have been many changes to LU in the past months.
We've moved our site to our own server. We've changed the
URL to test.leaderu.com. We've added more than 800 new
resources. Check out the following:
- A number of resources are available on LU to help
high school students and their parents understand
the process of choosing a
college. Check out these resources which include Choosing
a College by Thomas Sowell, Just for Parents
by Ron Nash, and other excellent
- More than 400 articles from First
Things Journal are now available in LU's
search engine. Enter any topic of interest into a
search engine and see what we can find for you.
- We have added 25 articles in theology.
- Rae Mellichamp's very useful materials for faculty
ministry have been updated.
- Steve Sawyer
shares his perspective on death and dying as he
Best, professor of music and dean of
Wheaton College Conservatory of Music, presents
very useful information.
- In addition to this "virtual campus" of
Leadership U. site, check out other
- 24 April 1996
- A crafty Garden reptile, or an eight foot leather
instrument wishing it was made of brass? Find out in Doug Yeo's
latest article, Tempted By A
- 17 April 1996
- The Douglas Yeo Bass
Trombonist Page has a new sound. If you have Netscape
2.0 and the Shockwave plug-in (available from www.macromedia.com)
installed, check out the sound of Doug playing the
opening of "Achieved is the Glorious Work" from Haydn's
"The Creation" with orchestra.
- 16 April 1996
- Every family's decision about where their children should
attend college is not only one of the most important, it is
also one of the most expensive. As part of the Parent and Alumni Center, Leadership
University presents Campus
Crusade's Guide to Choosing a College. This
information is dedicated to assisting families in making
a reasonable choice of a school and ways in which they
can finance it.
- Read articles such as Choosing A College
or University and Dr. Ron Nash's Advice for Parents.
Send us your Winning
Ideas (and some that flop!). Ask us your Questions and help us identify resources
to help others.
- 30 March 1996
- Along with the growing acceptance, even welcoming, of
euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide, have come increasingly
dire warnings about the practice from ethicists and
thinkers. The "mercy" offered by euthanasia can only
be offered by those who, logically and emotionally, hold
to a conception of the human person radically different
from that of traditional medicine: the price of accepting
euthanasia's "compassion" is denying that humans have
any inherent worth apart from their productivity or
- To read about the false charity of euthanasia. Read about
those who consider Killing
- 20 March 1996
- How to Make Tenure
(Adobe Acrobat version) is now available through
Leadership University's Leadership Institute.
A Microsoft PowerPoint
version is also available. This material is provided by Dr.
Rae Mellichamp, Professor Emeritas of Management Science at
the University of Alabama.
- 8 March 1996
- The Douglas Yeo Bass
Trombonist Page is now a part of Leadership
University's Fine Arts
Department. Doug is bass trombonist for the Boston
Symphony Orchestra as well as on the faculty of Boston
University. You will definitely want to browse through
this major resource. Emphasizing a high level of
graphical design along with the tremendous quality of
Doug's content, this material is a must see for
anyone interested in the performing arts or cutting-edge
web page design.
- 7 March 1996
- The Surprising Origins of
Racism is the topic of Stan Oakes' latest campus fax.
- 6 March 1996
- What better way to minister to busy colleagues who are
all under pressure to produce than to offer to help them become
more effective. Dr. Joseph (Rae) Mellichamp, professor
emeritus of the University of Alabama, created discussion
notes for the highly popular book The Seven Habits of
Highly Effective People that has proven useful in
ministering to colleagues.
- He also suggests continuing to minister to colleagues
through Patrick Morley's book The Man in the Mirror. Dr.
Mellichamp has provided a set of Discussion Notes for
this book also.
These and other resources useful for
faculty and professionals who desire to minister to
others are available in the Christian Leadership
- 1 March 1996
- Dr. Joseph (Rae) Mellichamp, professor emeritus of the
University of Alabama, has created a notebook of strategies
he has used over years of ministry. The Christian
Professor in the Secular University represents the
entire spectrum of ministry opportunities for Christian
university and college professors and professional staff.
- 28 February
- One student in Wisconsin asked "What should
Christians think about those with a homosexual
Oakes has respondedencouraging Christians to separate
this complex issue into four component parts. Stan is the
Director of Christian Leadership Ministries. Stan's
article is a response to those concerned about the articles The Gay '90s and Special Class Protections
for Self-Alleged Gays.
- 27 February
- Get current news about major happenings on university
campuses through the Campus Fax.
The Campus Fax is produced every two weeks throughout the
school year. Another new addition to Leadership U. is the Campus Alert. The Campus Alert
provides more information on major developments on
- 26 February
- Link to LU! Now it is easy
to create a link on our own page to the ResourceBASE at
Leadership University. This page tells you how and even
gives you an icon to use!
University offers you the capability to download and
print a high quality version of every article. At the end
of each article, you'll find the Print icon. You can
obtain a camera-ready version of the article to pass to a
friend who may not browse the WorldWide Web. We've added
an animated icon to draw attention to this important
- 23 February
- What's Happening on
Campuses in the United States? now provides links to
university ministries of Campus Crusade for Christ.
Select a state and see what campuses have ministries. If you
know about a campus ministry homepage not listed, let us know
using the form provided or send email to email@example.com.
- 14 February
- Speaker and author Phillip Johnson has provided his speaking schedule
for 1996. See if the author of Darwin on Trial andReason
in the Balance will be in your area. If you haven't yet done
so, check out the many articles available on Johnson's homepage.
- 7 February 1996
- The Coliseum has been
reorganized. Now you can find information on current
issues even easier than before. Explore Sexuality, Origins,
or Apologetics from an informed Christian perspective.
- 5 February 1996
- Truth: A Journal of Modern
Thought and The International Institute
for Mankind sponsored Artificial Intelligence and the Human
Mind at Yale University in March, 1986. A report on
the conference in AI magazine (the official
publication of the American Association for Artificial
Intelligence), Fall, 1987, noted "the historic
proportions of the debate and the personalities
involded" and the fact that the sponsors "had
contrived to assemble the biggest scientific guns they
could find to support a dualist posiiton and paired them
off against the leading exponents of the opposing position."
- Truth, Volume 2,
contains some of the papers presented at this historic
conference. Papers by Professor
Daniel N. Robinson, Professor
Marvin Minsky, Professor
Hans Moravec, Sir John Eccles, Professor Douglas Lenat, Dr. J. R. Lucas and Professor Joseph Mellichamp
examine this exciting frontier of modern technology.
- 29 January 1996
- Volume 1 of the Truth Journal is now
- Contained in this volume are messages from Bill Bright, Pope John Paul II, Dr. Billy Graham, Dr. W. Marvin Watson, Ruben Ortega, William N. Garrison, Roy Abraham Varghese, Nobel Laureate Sir John
Yockey, William P.
Alston, David Martin, Bernard J.F. Lonergan, Edward H. Pauley, James Hitchcock, and
much, much more.
- 15 January 1996
- We are in the hunt for great speakers. Maybe you can help
us locate some.
- What are your favorite books in academic areas? What
books have helped you develop in your discipline or in your
ministry as a professor? We want to hear from you.
- 14 January 1996
- Are you a college
student looking for a ministry to get involved in on
campus? Do you know a college student who's looking for a
Christian ministry on campus? Student Linc can help!
- We have a revised
version of Tony Marco's public policy analysis Special
Class Protections for Self-Alleged Gays: A Question of
"Orientation" and Consequences.
the selected articles from the Table of Contents are:
Check out this powerful public policy analysis.