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Dartmouth Webcast: Undergraduate EducationNew approaches, same goal

Think you know what it takes to produce the best undergraduate education in the country? Think Again.
Dartmouth Webcast
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The liberal arts mission hasn't changed. To teach young people to think critically, with open minds, through a rigorous curriculum. To enable them to apply these skills years after they've left campus. The liberal arts are liberating arts, to quote John Sloan Dickey-equipping students with the smarts and confidence to approach the world with fresh eyes.

What has changed is how we achieve it. Join Dean of Faculty Carol Folt in a candid dialogue on undergraduate education at Dartmouth. In an interactive live webcast December 5, discuss why

  • Undergraduate education has become so participatory at Dartmouth, with students in partnership with leading scholars in their fields.
  • There's an intensity to pursue a "global Dartmouth experience."
  • Learning at the intersection of disciplines is essential in problem-solving and understanding our world.
  • "Intellectual risk taking" is one of the more important lessons Dartmouth can teach.

Get an inside look at a distinctive undergraduate education. Find out what's challenging Dartmouth's senior leadership, where we're succeeding, where we're headed, and why.

Dartmouth has television (satellite uplink) and radio (ISDN) studios available for domestic and international live and taped interviews. For more information, call 603-646-3661 or see our Radio, Television capability webpage.

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