Why can’t the government run anything? Understanding the “submerged state”

I heard a story this morning about the tug of war between Apple and the federal government.  The first person interviewed said, with regard to allowing the government access to his iPhone, “They can’t run the post office or healthcare or anything else.” Why do people have this nihilistic attitude toward the federal government?  The US Postal Service delivers mail to every address in the United … [Read more...]

Tech Talk Tuesday

We're trying something new here at CSB|SJU: Tech Talk Tuesday.  These will be short (1 hour) sessions to highlight and spread the word about new technologies and their uses across our campuses. Join us in the Creative Lab at 4:15 on September 8 to hear about how we built this website and how I'm using it in my teaching, scholarship, and service. … [Read more...]