After serving as chief of staff at West Point and executive vice president of the Council on Foreign Relations, Mike Peters was eager to devote himself to academia. Learn what drew him to lead St. John’s College, a bastion of liberal education in the high desert of New Mexico. Mike Peters makes a case for the value in a rapidly evolving world of reading ancient literature and philosophy.
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Meeting the world’s greatest ideas with a refreshing lack of expertise:
Leadership and the importance of being wrong:
Planning for succession and the evolution of liberal education:
Getting beyond the Great Man Theory to advance your vision: