Education has for its object the formation of character.'
Character is not cut in marble – it is not something solid and unalterable. It is something living and changing.'
Virtue is about the difficult and the good'
Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education'
Martin Luther King, Jr.
True humility...is the low but deep and firm foundation of all virtues.'
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What is Trust and How Can Leaders Build it?
Christian Nattiel, 2nd March 2018
Reflections on lecture given by Prof Tom Simpson, hosted by the Oxford Character Project and the Engaging the Humanities programme at the Saïd Business School.
Reading a monochrome with Ian Kiaer
12:15pm-1:15pm, Wednesday 16th May 2018
Saïd Business School, Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HP
Free but please register
Using examples from his recent exhibition, Ian Kiaer, thinks through how we might understand questions of reading and experience when confronting an artwork.