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Small liberal arts colleges : diversity at the crossroads?

Richard W Jonsen

Small liberal arts colleges : diversity at the crossroads?

by Richard W Jonsen

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Published by American Association for Higher Education in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education, Humanistic,
  • Small colleges,
  • Universities and colleges -- Finance

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 48-54

    StatementRichard W. Jonsen
    SeriesERIC Clearinghouse on Higher Education. ERIC/Higher education research report -- 1978, no. 4, ERIC/higher education research report -- 1978, no. 4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination54 p. ;
    Number of Pages54
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14482428M

    Create a sense of identity and unity among students in the College of Liberal Arts; With a focus on small groups of students, communities quickly form their own identity. Each community has a Latin name that captures its emphasis and focus. Every community class satisfies either a McAnulty College of Liberal Arts or University Core requirement. The project met at the crossroads of three discussions: (1) In the book Writing Program Administration at Small Liberal Arts Colleges, Gladstein and Regaignon () hypothesized that the approach to writing at Small Liberal Arts Colleges (SLACs) was different from other institutional types, but there were limited comparable data available. (2.

      Those conclusions come from analyses of extensive interviews the authors conducted with more than students from seven New England colleges — all of them residential, liberal-arts . Colleges and universities rooted in the liberal arts are particularly well suited to undertake the task of educating future leaders who are theologically literate, whose attitudes and behaviors are shaped by their values and commitments, and who are eager to sustain a life of service that is .

    Navigating the college experience is the topic of so many books because it’s so multifaceted. I always recommend attending events that give new students the opportunity to find out about the clubs, groups and organizations on and around campus.   This faith in the liberal arts is rooted in Job’s own biography. He famously dropped out of Reed College his freshman year, but continued to audit classes in calligraphy.


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C.: George Washington University Press. There are universities like Berkeley that are known first and foremost for their research. Small liberal arts colleges are known for their teaching.

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