The Once and Future Liberal Arts

Richard Brodhead, president of Duke University, explored “The Once and Future Liberal Arts” in a talk as part of the 2014-15 Notre Dame Forum on November 4 in the Hesburgh Center Auditorium on the University of Notre Dame’s campus. Brodhead spoke on the importance of the humanities in higher education, followed by a discussion between Brodhead and John McGreevy, I.A. O’Shaughnessy Dean of the College of Arts and Letters at Notre Dame. Kasey Buckles, Brian and Jeannelle Brady Associate Professor of Economics, served as moderator.

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Established by Father Jenkins in 2005, the Notre Dame Forum has featured major talks by leading authorities on a wide array of complex issues, including immigration, sustainability, global health, the global marketplace, K-12 education and the role of faith in a pluralistic society.

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November 4, 2014

Art and HistoryCareer DevelopmentHealth and SocietyAmerican StudiesCollege of Arts and LettersEconomicsHistoryJohn McGreevyKasey BucklesWilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities