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The Case for Defying Your Parents and Choosing a Liberal Arts Major

In the age of helicopter parenting, it’s not surprising that new high school graduates are not only feeling the pressure of where to go to school, but what to study. A recent Washington Post article by Steven Pearlstein outlines the

Posted in Higher Education, Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts Pays Off in the Long Run

Source: BestLiberalArtsColleges.org

Posted in Higher Education, Liberal Arts, Salaries

Making Liberal Arts Graduates More Employable

David DeLong wrote an interesting article in the Harvard Business Review a couple of months ago, suggesting ways that liberal arts colleges can help their graduates overcome the “skills gap” and make themselves more employable. His basic premise is this: 

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