So, What Are You Gonna Do?

Originally posted on kelley reads and writes:
If you’re anything like me, you’re an English major who is so sick of hearing your relatives ask this question over Thanksgiving dinner. That’s the sole reason the course entitled “The Liberal Arts at Work” appealed to me initially: I didn’t realize the liberal arts could have a…

Who Am I and Where Do I Belong?

Originally posted on A Pinch of That:
Photo Credit (link opens in new tab) Part of the beauty of being a Liberal Arts major is you are allowed, and at times even expected to be a passionate person. However, being in what seems like a never ending academic setting you can easily get swept away…

Missing the Mark: Why Is Being Creative So Wrong?

Originally posted on A Pinch of That:
Source: https://www.google.com/search?q=Hamartia&safe=active&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiwyPeH5NXVAhUM5mMKHRUGBqUQ_AUICygC&biw=1366&bih=635#imgrc=h4qslkqVE29z5M: Like some of the personal stories in the book “Smart Moves For Liberal Arts Grads”, one theme that seems to be reoccurring in my life is the need to adapt. Everything I have done, and most likely ever will do, is a spin-off of what I…

University of Wisconsin-Madison prepares a queen sacrifice

Originally posted on Bryan Alexander:
The University of Wisconsin-Madison will cut academic positions and programs in order to cope with state budget cuts, according to the university’s chancellor.  This could be a major queen sacrifice. The process began in early February, when Wisconsin governor Walker called for massive cuts to public higher education.  Negotiations followed,…