Liberal Education

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Non-Trump University

Mar 22, 2016 by Chance Layton |

NAS President Peter Wood writes about the "bait-and-switch" of American higher education.

Comic Books in a Liberal Education

Mar 19, 2016 by David Randall |

NAS Director of Communications David Randall discusses the proper role of comic books in a liberal education.

The Path to Education

Mar 01, 2016 by Eva Marie Haine |

Eva Marie Haine reflects on her education as a Princeton undergraduate and suggests ways that it could have been improved.

Thoughts on “The Architecture of Intellectual Freedom”

Feb 10, 2016 by Francis B. Randall |

Professor Francis B. Randall comments upon NAS President Peter Wood's "The Architecture of Intellectual Freedom."

Dialogue on “Architecture”: John K. Wilson and David Randall

Feb 09, 2016 by NAS |

John K. Wilson and David Randall discuss NAS President Peter Wood's "The Architecture of Academic Freedom"

The Architecture of Intellectual Freedom

Jan 26, 2016 Peter Wood |

A statement on the place and importance of intellectual freedom.

Wherein I Spar With an NAS opponent

Jan 13, 2016 by George Leef |

In his newest book, Michael Roth makes a case for the benefits of a liberal education. 

The Elephant and the Harvard Question

Oct 06, 2015 by David Randall |

Harvard students are willing to tolerate conservatives--but only on terms that cripple their own education.

Book Review: Will and Ariel Durant, The Lessons of History

Sep 09, 2015 by Edward R. Dougherty |

The Lessons of History offers a "stimulus to seriousness" in the study of history. 

Avoiding Scholarship’s Dead Ends

Sep 01, 2015 by Bradford Tuckfield |

Statistical analysis and adherence to tradition can help determine which academic programs have lasting value. 

Peter Wood on Bias in American Universities

Oct 09, 2014 by Peter Wood |

The College Fix posted an article, drawing heavily on an interview with Peter Wood.

Saving Civilization, K-5 Edition: An Address at Great Hearts Academy

Aug 05, 2014 by Peter Wood |

Peter Wood addresses elementary school teachers on the grammar school as the "engine of civilization" at Great Hearts Academy in Phoeniz, Arizona.

Seasoned Debate: Should Education Have a Leftist Bias?

May 29, 2014 by Donald Lazere, George Leef |

Donald Lazere responds to George Leef's review of Why Education Should Have a Leftist Bias.

Education by Metaphor

Sep 19, 2013 by Tessa Carter |

Professor Robert Frost on poetry and education.

Humanists in High Dudgeon: The CFR-ALSCW Standoff

Jun 24, 2013 by John Agresto |

It's time to remember that the liberal arts "are not simply of personal benefit or esoteric private enjoyment but are and have always been of inestimable value to society."

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