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Bob Confer: COVID crisis shows value of a liberal arts degree

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 13:58

Organizations – be they businesses, non-profits, or governments – that have best weathered the shared and unique circumstances during the COVID crisis are those with creative thinkers as th

Redefining the ideal technologist

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 13:54

Can Your Education in Liberal Arts Help with Your Corporate Aspirations?

Wed, 08/26/2020 - 11:18

Although it may seem as if business and liberal arts are poles apart from each other, one might be surprised to know that isn’t how it really is.

Reporter Brett McLeod shares how an Arts degree transformed his career as the government reveals course price hikes

Mon, 07/06/2020 - 10:23

Unequal Spaces: How College Is Portrayed in Film

Fri, 02/07/2020 - 15:22

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. -- Whenever presidents of private liberal arts colleges gather, the topic of their graduates' career readiness is near the top of their minds.

There’s nothing useless about liberal arts degrees

Sat, 11/09/2019 - 23:20

We are constantly besieged with messaging that a liberal arts degree is useless. Maybe even worse than useless: a path to being a pauper or something close. Stuck in low-paying work that leaves you unable to pay off the loans and earn enough to buy a house and raise a family. Think again!

The world’s top economists just made the case for why we still need English majors

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:35

English majors are down 25.5 percent since the Great Recession, just as world’s top economists say we need more ‘storytellers'

In the Salary Race, Engineers Sprint but English Majors Endure

Wed, 10/02/2019 - 12:42
 

For students chasing lasting wealth, the best choice of a college major is less obvious than you might think.

Studying STEM Isn’t The Career Boost We Think

Wed, 10/02/2019 - 12:35

For some understandable yet deeply misguided reasons, a defining majority of our country’s discourse has focused on the financial outcomes of college – the blindingly narrow “return on investment.”

Viewpoint: Ethics, humanities needed more than ever in business education

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 11:02

By Debra Salvucci | Peter Ubertaccio – Dean, Leo J. Meehan School of Business | Dean, Thomas and Donna May School of Arts & Sciences

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