Students Launch ‘Eisenhower Forum’ for Debate and Dialogue


“The coddling of the American mind” has become the battle cry of many a traditionalist. College students these days are demanding increasing emotional indulgence and rejecting true intellectual discourse. Or are they?

One of Bowdoin’s newest chartered student clubs is a reminder that the quibbles of one generation against another are often just that. The new Eisenhower Forum is offering weekly Friday night gatherings for students who are seeking serious debate and dialogue.  Read the story by Erica Hummel ’16.

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