Christian Colleges as Potemkin Villages

“In the mean time, we’ve seen enough to know. You can’t be a scholar with any sort of academic integrity and survive at an Evangelical school. So head to the State U or a mainline seminary to ensure that what you’re paying for is actually an education.” That’s the well respected scholar J.R. Daniel Kirk’s damning assessment of Christian colleges in the wake of l’affaire Larycia Hawkins at Wheaton College.