What is College for? A Job or to Become Educated?

read here: http://www.chronicle.com/article/What-Is-College-Good-For-/240778?cid=at&utm_source=at&utm_medium=en&elqTrackId=b160e54f111b43ef8ae221b22816c048&elq=7dd81ab821c347ca8b12bdaac87d6ff7&elqaid=14990&elqat=1&elqCampaignId=6357

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The Unexpected Value of the Liberal Arts Degree

The article debunks the notion that the liberal arts and humanities are elitist. It provides examples of “first-gen” liberal arts students who found interesting career pathways.

Read here: https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2017/08/the-unexpected-value-of-the-liberal-arts/535482/

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University of Oregon Invests in Arts & Humanities Via Design

read here: http://around.uoregon.edu/content/new-facilities-show-uos-dedication-arts-and-humanities

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STEM vs. Liberal Arts is a False Dichotomy

WATCH: How a liberal arts education pays off in Silicon Valley 

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New York Times on Internships and Pathways to a Career

Excerpt: In recent years, internships have gone from nice-to-have-on-a-résumé to absolutely critical. Employers today go on to hire about 50 percent of their interns as full-time workers, according to the Collegiate Employment Research Institute at Michigan State University. And the share is growing every year in industries like construction, consulting, accounting and scientific services.

read here: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/07/education/edlife/former-interns-tell-how-they-landed-a-first-job.html?action=click&contentCollection=t-magazine&module=NextInCollection&region=Footer&pgtype=article&version=spotlight&rref=collection%2Fspotlight%2Feditors-picks

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Design Pathways: The Marriage of STEM and the Arts Equals Innovation

read here: http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/opinion/commentary/sd-utbg-arts-stem-college-eger-20170330-story.html

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Surprising Salary Prospects of Humanities and Liberal Arts Grads

Read here: https://www.wsj.com/articles/good-news-liberal-arts-majors-your-peers-probably-wont-outearn-you-forever-1473645902

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