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In Defense of Liberal Arts AND Employability | Smart Parents
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My dad told me to get a liberal arts degree. Instead, I suffered through a rigorous training in engineering and finance. I learned thermodynamics and financial mechanics but did little reading, no writing, and no contemplation of …

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College of Liberal Arts / Overland Partners | ArchDaily
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The new Liberal Arts Building at the University of Texas at Austin is a multifunctional academic building for the largest college on campus with an annual enrollment of over 15,000 students. With departments previously …

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Rethinking the library proves a divisive topic at many liberal …
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Several library directors at liberal arts institutions have lost their jobs as they clash with faculty and administrators over how much — and how fast — the academic library should change. None of the dismissals, resignations or …

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Liberal Arts Essay Scholarship Competition – University of …
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Announcing the Tenth Annual (2014-15) Liberal Arts Essay Scholarship Competition. Sponsored by the University of Wisconsin System Advisory Group on the Liberal Arts (SAGLA). 2014-15 APPLICATION MATERIALS …

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Professional majors strengthen the mission of liberal arts …
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Faced with declining enrollment and rising costs, some small liberal arts colleges have added professional and vocational majors, a decision University of Iowa researchers say has strengthened rather than undermined the …

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The Liberal Arts and the Fate of American Democracy …
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Traditionally, the liberal arts have been the privilege of an upper class. There are three big reasons for this. First, it befits the leisure time of an upper class to explore the higher goods of human life: to play Beethoven, to study …

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Liberals Are Killing the Liberal Arts | RealClearPolitics
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Liberals Are Killing the Liberal Arts. By Harvey Silverglate, Wall Street Journal – November 10, 2014. Email. Print. 0. Comments. On campuses across the country, hostility toward unpopular ideas has become so irrational that many students, …

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New book looks at history, future of liberal arts education …
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His experiences with college students and fellow academics during the past half-century are the backbone of Class Not Dismissed: Reflections on Undergraduate Education and Teaching the Liberal Arts (University Press of …

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