Innovation and the Liberal Arts
edited by Rebecca Chopp, Susan Frost, and Daniel H. Weiss
Experts discuss the disruptive changes faced by liberal arts colleges.
As one of the most successful educational enterprises in American history, the residential liberal arts college has long been emulated across all spectrums of undergraduate education in the United States and increasingly around the world. These schools are characterized by broad-based curricula, small class size, and interaction between students and faculty. Aimed at developing students’ intellectual literacy and critical-thinking skills rather than specific professional preparation, the value proposition made by these...Read more »