But what if …?

May 10, 2008 Special to the Star-Telegram   Today is graduation day at Texas Christian University. I teach a class in general semantics there, and seven of my 46 students will walk across the stage. Congratulations to them! Their last semester in college provided a variety of learning opportunities — and one notable missed opportunity … Read more

A long winding stream

August 27, 2005 Special to the Star-Telegram   Next week, I begin a new job. I’ve been invited by the Department of Communication Studies at Texas Christian University to teach a course in general semantics. There’s a bit of irony in this. In 1979, I was an Air Force lieutenant, navigating KC-135 air-refueling aircraft at … Read more