Today’s infographic looks at the value of a liberal arts degree and the job opportunities liberal arts students can look into. One of the greatest advantages to an arts degree is the focus on creative writing.
The Chronicle of Higher Education smartly outlines what you need to know about MOOCs (massive open online courses). Great introduction if you are curious about MOOCs and/or looking into what sort of course (and host) you want to take.
If ever there was a time to emphasize a classic liberal arts education – more than distributing information or training for specific jobs – this is it. Students today can easily find information. The challenge is making sense of the whole, finding connections, dealing with complexity.
#tech #technology #news #breakingnewshttps://goo.gl/zKppPb "In 2011 Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates told a panel of American governors thata liberal arts education would hold back college graduates in the modern economy. A few days later late Apple cofounder Steve Jobs declared that "it's technology married with liberal arts married with the humanities that yields us the result that makes our heart sing." Seven years later Gates' company is siding with Jobs..."…