Liberal Arts University

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North Adams, Massachusetts - Culture - Arts
... Due to North Adams being the location of MASS MoCA, there are numerous art galleries spread throughout the city, and some old mills have been coverted to ...
Cultural Revolution - Policy and Effect - Arts
... During the Cultural Revolution, there was an overhaul of many of the arts, with the intention of producing new and innovative art that reflected the ... At the same time, other art forms flourished in the People's Republic during the Revolution ... Another form of the arts which was influenced, much in the same style as was the traditional theatre, was popular song ...
New Brunswick - Education
... The two comprehensive provincial universities are the University of New Brunswick and the Université de Moncton ... affiliated with Universite de Sherbrooke and Dalhousie University respectively) ... Mount Allison University in Sackville is currently ranked as the best undergraduate liberal arts university in Canada and has produced 49 Rhodes Scholars, more than any other liberal arts university in ...
Economy Of South Carolina - Education - Institutions of Higher Education
... universities to small colleges that cultivate a liberal arts, religious or military tradition, including the following Listed in order of date of founding The College ... for its focus on undergraduate education with strengths in Marine Biology, Classics, Art History and Historic Preservation ... The University of South Carolina is a public, co-educational, research university located in Columbia ...
Arizona Christian University - History
... Baptist Bible College, Arizona Christian University is Arizona’s only regionally accredited, private, non-profit Christian liberal arts university ... The university traces its roots to Ida Clouse, a Christian missionary and registered nurse who left the Midwest in 1917 and moved to Arizona under the Homestead Act where she ... Since its founding in 1960, the university has undergone a number of name changes, including for many years being known as Southwestern College, until its name was finally changed to Arizona Christian University ...

Famous quotes containing the words liberal arts, university, liberal and/or arts:

    Barnard’s greatest war service ... was the continuance of full-scale instruction in the liberal arts ... It was Barnard’s responsibility to keep alive in the minds of young people the great liberal tradition of the past and the study of philosophy, of history, of Greek.
    Virginia Crocheron Gildersleeve (1877–1965)

    Television ... helps blur the distinction between framed and unframed reality. Whereas going to the movies necessarily entails leaving one’s ordinary surroundings, soap operas are in fact spatially inseparable from the rest of one’s life. In homes where television is on most of the time, they are also temporally integrated into one’s “real” life and, unlike the experience of going out in the evening to see a show, may not even interrupt its regular flow.
    Eviatar Zerubavel, U.S. sociologist, educator. The Fine Line: Making Distinctions in Everyday Life, ch. 5, University of Chicago Press (1991)

    Sports are positively essential. It is healthy to engage in sports, they are beautiful and liberal, liberal in the sense that nothing serves quite as well to integrate social classes, etc., than street or public games.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    I haven’t seen so much tippy-toeing around since the last time I went to the ballet. When members of the arts community were asked this week about one of their biggest benefactors, Philip Morris, and its requests that they lobby the New York City Council on the company’s behalf, the pas de deux of self- justification was so painstakingly choreographed that it constituted a performance all by itself.
    Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)