The Value of Liberal Arts Education and America's Future
Center for Ethics Education Annual Symposium
Monday, 28 April 2014 | 6 – 8 p.m.
12th-floor Lounge | E. Gerald Corrigan Conference Center | Lincoln Center Campus | 113. W. 60th St. | New York City
Recent concerns about soaring student debt and narrowing job opportunities have raised critical questions about the value of a liberal arts education in the United States as the best means of preparing future leaders and informed citizens.
This multidisciplinary conference will address urgent issues regarding the cost and content of college education while examining the significance of the liberal arts in shaping active moral leaders who will promote the common good.
Rebecca Chopp, President, Swarthmore College
Andrew Delbanco, Professor of American Studies and Humanities, Columbia University
Jill Tiefenthaler, President, Colorado College
Richard Vedder, Director, Center for College Affordability & Productivity
Free and open to the public.
For more information, contact Adam Fried, Assistant Director, Center for Ethics Education at 718-817-0926 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information, please visit www.fordham.edu/EthicsConference2014.