I proudly plead guilty as charged.Read up, folks:
As an associate professor at Utah's flagship institution of higher education, I teach evolution without the "Adam-and-Eve" theory. I teach reproductive physiology without the stork theory. I teach the laws of gravity without "intelligent-falling" theory. And I teach these concepts unabashedly, regardless of whether they conflict with students' sincerely held religious beliefs — the university's ill-advised Accommodation Policy notwithstanding.
That's the way it should be.
Unfortunately, that's not the way some people want.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Trib Op-Ed: The Pursuit of Knowledge Is Under Attack in Utah
Fantastic Salt Lake Trib op-ed this morning, worthy of a long and hard look. Here's the lede, Peeps: