Monthly Archives: April 2015

2015 Shipka Speaker: Susan Jacoby

Susan Jacoby, an independent scholar who now focuses on American intellectual history, presents “The Culture of Distraction: Why the Young Need to Fight It,” 2015 Shipka Speaker: Susan Jacoby from YSU Phil and Rel Studies on Vimeo.

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More on the Value of a Liberal Arts Education: Fareed Zakaria

“In his new book, In Defense of a Liberal Education, Zakaria writes that America’s success was built on a liberal arts education – on multidisciplinary study for the sake of learning rather than vocational study for the sake of a … Continue reading

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Long Term Success of Liberal Arts Majors

“New Report Documents That Liberal Arts Disciplines Prepare Graduates for Long-Term Professional Success: Analysis of Census Data Tracks Long-Term Earnings and Employment Rates of Liberal Arts Graduates; Counters Stereotypes about Value of Liberal Education” Liberal Arts Majors and Professional Success … Continue reading

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