• Shimer College

    Shimer’s Zipcode is Irrelevant

    by  • April 7, 2010 • Elsewhere, Shimer College • 0 Comments

    Repost from the blog Shimer College and the Future: I appreciate Marcia’s posting on the question Not my Shimer? I once held the belief that this Shimer is not my Shimer. And what a turnaround I’ve had in my realization that for me, the continuing quest for discovery and discourse that Shimer students faculty...

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    Small Campus, Big Books

    by  • November 4, 2007 • Elsewhere, Shimer College • 0 Comments

    Very nice article about my alma mater, Shimer College, in the NYT. “If there are too many people to fit around the table, the class is too big.”…”this is one of the smallest liberal arts colleges in the United States. It has no lecture halls, and not just because of the enrollment. There are no...

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    Shimer offers free tuition via essay contest

    by  • March 27, 2007 • Shimer College • 0 Comments

    Shimer College, always a college with a slightly different take on things, offered a contest of sorts for a totally free four year scholarship. This one was not awarded by test scores or grades. Anyone who sent in an application and came to Chicago for the essay competition was eligible to win.

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