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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 … Continue reading

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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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