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A liberal arts education is the best preparation for many careers, especially in the U.S., given today's global technology-driven economy, CNN host Fareed Zakaria says.
"The future of a country like the U.S. rests on our ability to master how technology interacts with how humans live, work and …Fareed Zakaria
There is only one educational path for the best leaders and, surprisingly, it's not an engineering degree. Zakaria shares the secret.
In Fareed Zakaria's new book In Defense of a Liberal Education (W.W. Norton and Company, 2015), he makes it clear that while a liberal arts degree may not …Fareed Zakaria
THE TYRANNY OF THE MERITOCRACY
Democratizing Higher Education in America
By Lani Guinier
160 pp. Beacon Press, $24.95.
Guinier, a professor at Harvard Law School, became famous when her nomination to be assistant attorney general for civil rights was derailed by the raging culture wars of the early …Education
The Obama administration’s foreign policy energies are fully engaged in the Middle East — negotiating the Iran deal, sending Special Operations …Asia
Renewable energy from the wind and sun is becoming competitive with fossil-fuel-based power generation, and oil prices are hitting lows not seen for …Energy
>> Larry: THANK YOU. WELCOMEBACK.
WE'RE BACK TALKING ABOUT WHETHERA COLLEGE EDUCATION IS WORTH THE
JOINING ME ON THE PANEL TONIGHT:COMEDIAN, HOST …College & University
“We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom.”
That epigram from E.O. Wilson captures the dilemma of our era. Yet the solution of some folks is to disdain wisdom.
“Is it a vital interest of the state to have more anthropologists?” Rick Scott, the Florida governor, once asked. A leader …Literature