Philosophy Dominates in Best Majors for GRE Scores | Physics Central Buzz Blog

http://www.physicscentral.com/buzz/blog/index.cfm?postid=5112019841346388353 The peak of summer has passed, and many students are slowly turning their minds to the upcoming school year. As back to school specials start hitting stores, many prospective students are hitting the books for graduate school entrance exams or poring over their scores from spring tests. The most pervasive general graduate school exam …

Liberal arts majors are very hirable | The Courier

http://wcfcourier.com/news/opinion/guest_column/liberal-arts-majors-are-very-hirable/article_51793bc4-79b5-11e1-9bb6-001a4bcf887a.html By Martha J. Reineke and Margaret Holland   In his March 25 column, Courier Business Editor Jim Offner acknowledges traditional goals of a “well-grounded college education:” to expose students to great thinkers and to develop skills needed to answer perennial questions about human life. Nevertheless, Offner claims that employers’ demand for “highly specialized workers” …

Do What Oglethorpe is Forcing You to Do

My dad often used the phrase “college teaches you how to learn.” I don’t know where he got it from, or if it was his own invention. All I know is that it made no sense in high school. I would question it because it essentially made college useless. Every high school kid knows how …