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Many academics fear that new funding proposals will ignore the value of their research HAS HUMANITIES EDUCATION been gentrified? HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: The Real Enemies. They may be boring from within, but mostly, they’re just boring. -By Warner Todd Huston In The New York Times Tamar Lewin laments the slow death of the in our system of higher learning. She notes In The New York Times Tamar Lewin laments the slow death of the in our system of higher learning. She notes that the humanities are From the article by Lawler.


One quote: The humanities, in the old view, are about the purposes or ends of being human. Technology is about the Latest news and comment on from guardian.co.uk A number of my summer conversations have centered around the importance of the arts and the I spoke with my friend Dr. Mitchell B. Despite a difference in entry requirements, employment rates for BA and BSc graduates are the same exit,” David Rubenstein, co-founder of the Carlyle Group, said at a World Economic Forum panel discussion last week on the state of the humanities.


is familiar with the starring role that technology is increasingly playing in the classroom. However, while the push to improve STEM education Old barriers between the humanities and technology are falling. Skills needed in jobs today require knowledge that crosses the road from technology Despite a difference in entry requirements, employment rates for BA and BSc graduates are the same.

WVU sends delegation to Humanities Advocacy Day at the Capitol
The National Humanities Alliance is an advocacy coalition dedicated to the advancement of humanities education, research, preservation, and public programs. It is supported by more than 170 national, state, and local member organizations and institutions

McMaster alumna says the world needs "humanities-minded" people
How did your education in the Faculty of Humanities prepare you for your career? Being a humanities student taught me how to talk to people, how to work with many diverse stakeholders and how to present ideas in a clear and concise way and those are really

Trump Officially Proposes to Eliminate National Endowments for the Arts and the Humanities
The NEA provides federal grants for projects "exhibiting artistic excellence" and promotes equal arts access, while the NEH provides funding for education, public programs, preservation and access, research, challenge grants, digital humanities

Trump pours gas on the arts, humanities, sciences, and education, then asks Congress for a match
The Trump administration published its first budget (pdf), and it includes serious reducations to the arts, sciences, humanities, educational programs, and some financial aid. The cuts are widespread. Two major agencies, the National Endowment for the

Judith S. Kaye Fellowship in Humanities and the Law
The Bard High School Early Colleges (BHSEC) seek to improve public education by offering a diverse group of seeks applications for the fall 2017 Judith S. Kaye Fellowship in Humanities and the Law. This fellowship was established to fund the hiring

Federal budget: Keep funding humanities education
Re: “Museum directors decry feared cuts to national arts agencies,” (TNT, 2/25). I see that Republicans in Congress plan to eliminate the National Endowment for the Humanities from the federal budget. Overall the NEH budget comprises about 1/21,000th

Lois Whealey Recognized by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in Humanities Education
Ms. Whealey's career has taken her across the country; however, there is one thing that remains the same: her desire to help students learn Throughout the course of her six-decade career, Ms. Whealey has played an instrumental role in shaping the education

POST: In, Out, Across, With: Collaborative Education and Digital Humanities
Brandon Walsh (University of Virginia) has written a post detailing the job talk he gave at the Scholars’ Lab, where he was recently hired as Head of Graduate Programs. Entitled “In, Out, Across, With: Collaborative Education and Digital Humanities

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