Blue Marble University and the Great Books Movement

The Great Books movement has had its ups and downs. It is the belief that education, particularly in primary and secondary school, should be centered on a classical education based on the study of the great literary works. Patrick S.J. Carmack stated it this way: "Why great books? Because greatness means excellence – the highest …

Three Year Online MD Degree Program Unveiled by Blue Marble University

Blue Marble University, a virtual educational institution offering novel online programs via distance learning and non-traditional formats announced the opening of its new 3-year online MD Degree. "This is sure to be our most popular program" said Walter P. Drake, Director, who went on to say: " We are not intending to train any physicians, …

Heap Big Smoke But No Fire: Facebook and Twitter

"Dear Students: Get your heads out of Facebook and Twitter. Why be a "follower" of someone else's success?? Why waste your life's clock "following" the talking heads, superficial celebrities, or temporary sports stars??? Being a "follower" will not improve your life, help you make money, find love, have fun, nor be of any benefit to …

Hey Homeschoolers—Blue Marble University Wants You!!

Where can homeschoolers go to college? Blue Marble University. We welcome homeschoolers at Blue Marble. We understand you...and we know alternative education. Blue Marble University is an alternative non-traditional education institution. We offer innovative, affordable, undergraduate and graduate school programs you can complete entirely online. Here at Blue Marble University, we understand homeschooling. No High …

Mandarin Chinese Instructors Needed

Blue Marble University introduces "The China Program", a combination undergraduate and Masters degree program in Mandarin Chinese combined with either Business Science or Chinese Culture. The main purpose of the program is for students to develop fluency in Mandarin Chinese language. We are seeking someone to lead our program in Mandarin Chinese. Blue Marble is …

Blue Marble University Announces 8 Fast Track Graduate Doctoral Degree Programs for High School Graduates

Dr. Walter P. Drake, Director of Blue Marble University, announces the offering of eight combination doctoral degree programs that can be entered right after High School. The "Fast Track" series of programs cover eight combined undergraduate and graduate degree programs in:(1) Computer Science and Engineering(2) Biomedical Engineering(3) Chemical Engineering(4) Education Science and Instructional Technology(5) Plant …