SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 21 There has been a lot of talk recently about the importance of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education. Does that mean the liberal arts are now defunct? Read more and learn vocabulary words like aesthetics, equivocation, ethics, gleaned, insight, proposition, pursuits, and sufficient.
Date of Coverage: 24 February-14 Chemistry Without Women - “It happened again – another major theoretical chemistry conference features an all-male program.” That’s the opening to a new petition calling for the boycott of the 2015 International Congress of Quantum Chemistry conference in Beijing. The petition has attracted lots of support and highlighted what many see as the persistent, if unintentional, sexism in academe and in the physical sciences in particular. #womeninscience
Today’s infographic looks at the value of a liberal arts degree and the job opportunities liberal arts students can look into. One of the greatest advantages to an arts degree is the focus on creative writing.