MICHAEL ROTH *84: WHY LIBERAL ARTS EDUCATION MATTERS MORE THAN EVER - MARCH 7, 2019
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Michael S. Roth *84
President, Wesleyan University
“Why Liberal Arts Education Matters More Than Ever”
Thursday, March 7, 2019
7 p.m. | Heller Auditorium
Francis W. Parker School
330 West Webster, Chicago, IL 60614
Many question the need for higher education generally, and the liberal arts in particular. But in our fractured, polarized culture, the commitment to broad, integrative learning is more important than ever. This commitment is the opposite of elitist: it is pragmatic and democratic. This is a fragile time for liberal arts education, making our support for it all the more urgent.