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"Life Raft Debate" Liberal Arts...Do They Matter?

University Housing has organized a debate between the Sciences and the Liberal Arts on Tuesday October 28th 7-9pm in Old Main Giffels Auditorium. Newswire post available… 111 more words

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A Visit to Randolph-Macon

If you pay attention to state politics, you might remember hearing about Randolph-Macon College during the primary elections in the spring when House majority leader Eric Cantor was bested in the polls by a professor from a small liberal arts college in northern Virginia. 518 more words

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Movie Mondays: Liberal Arts

This week’s “Movie Monday” film is the 2012 independent film Liberal Arts.  The film stars Josh Radnor (who is best known for his role as Ted Mosby on the hit TV sitcom… 592 more words


Instant Gratification: "Liberal Arts" and four other good movies to watch on Netflix Instant

Pick of the week: “Liberal ArtsMy full review is here. Josh Radnor wrote, directed and starred in this soulful comedy about a disenchanted college admissions officer who goes back to his alma mater and connects with a bright student (Elizabeth Olsen). 236 more words

On Liberal Education

“Learning and teaching are mysterious processes. To understand them fully would mean to discover the secret of our lives. For we are, perhaps above anything else, learning and teaching animals.

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Contemplative Political Philosophy

Quest Academy

Quest Academy provides gifted children with a challenging curriculum and a nurturing environment. Our program emphasizes sound character along with scholarship and creativity in both the academics and the arts. 24 more words

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The Great Books Project Returns

I note with horror that it has been more than a month since my last post on this blog. A big part of the reason for that was my difficulty in getting internet access during a 3.5-week research and conference trip from which I returned a week ago. 684 more words