• Joseph Hernandez with Dean Dave Richardson
  • Michel Cojot
  • Alfred Cave
  • Barbara Mennel
  • artist rendering of Rhodesian soldiers
  • Pamela Gilbert

Why Liberal Arts and Sciences?

An education in the liberal arts and sciences prepares students for a wide range of careers. Said Albert Einstein, The value of an education in a liberal arts college is not the learning of many facts, but the training of the mind to think something that cannot be learned from textbooks.

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