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Liberal Arts Schools

Is an Education in the Liberal Arts Important?

Dr. John Ebersole | Posted 11.19.2013 | College
Dr. John Ebersole

The results of two separate surveys were announced the week of September 16 that provide very interesting insights into the American job market.

Liberal Arts Education and the 'Know-Nothing' Bandwagon

Emily Booker | Posted 04.02.2013 | College
Emily Booker

I and many of my peers were horrified when newly-inaugurated governor of North Carolina Pat McCrory blasted liberal arts higher education on a conservative talk show this week, taking specific aim at UNC-Chapel Hill, the flagship school of the public university system in the state.

Liberal Arts Is About More Than Money

Barry Glassner | Posted 11.13.2012 | College
Barry Glassner

Strong mentoring, abundant intern and community service opportunities, and working directly with professors rather than graduate assistants -- these things matter. So, what is the ultimate liberal arts payoff?

Cuba as a Learning Lab: Perspectives From Sarah Lawrence College's 10-Year Study Abroad Program

Karen Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Karen Lawrence

Increasing two-way traffic is a promising development. I know. My institution, Sarah Lawrence College, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of a successful collaboration with the University of Havana.

The Cost of College: Weighing Expense With Value

Karen Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Karen Lawrence

If I had a choice, Sarah Lawrence College would never be listed among America's "most expensive" universities. We must explore what value these costs provide.

Top 10 HIPSTER Schools

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Looking to up your coolness quotient? Maybe a hipster school is for you. Though definitions of the modern-day hipster are often debated, we'll go with...

The Top NON-TRADITIONAL Colleges

Huffington Post | Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

College can be a bore -- the endless textbook readings, crowded lecture halls and multiple choice tests that force students to memorize rather than sy...

The Top NON-TRADITIONAL Colleges (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

College can be a bore -- the endless textbook readings, crowded lecture halls and multiple choice tests that force students to memorize rather than sy...