Smolowitz, Ira
December 1985
FE: The Magazine for Financial Executives;Dec1985, Vol. 1 Issue 12, p11
Trade Publication
Compares the value perceived by corporations on liberal arts undergraduate degree with that on the business undergraduate degree in the U.S. Collaboration between colleges and corporations to grant scholarships to freshmen; Impact of a corporate policy on liberal arts education; Result of failure to study the lessons of history.


Related Articles

  • Pedagogies of Uncertainty. Shulman, Lee S. // Liberal Education;Spring2005, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p18 

    Expresses opinion on the pedagogical challenges posed by professional education in the U.S. Manifestations of pedagogies of uncertainty among students in the teaching hospital of a medical school; Distinctive features of signature pedagogies; Reasons behind the failures of liberal education.

  • In Defense of the University. NEYLAN, KEVIN M. // Harvard Salient;2/1/2010, p8 

    The author criticizes the proposal of eliminating majors that are cornerstones of a traditional liberal education in U.S. colleges and universities. He emphasizes the relevance of liberal education to human life. He believes that the university has a higher purpose than equipping students with...

  • Blending Liberal Arts & Business Education. Chew, E. Byron; McInnis-Bowers, Cecilia // Liberal Education;Winter2004, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p56 

    Reveals that the challenges to effectively bridge the divide between liberal arts and business have come from leaders in education, the professional business community and from business education accrediting organizations. Benefits of constructing programs of study that effectively prepare the...

  • The Problem of Higher Education. Chase, H. W. // New Republic;10/25/22, Vol. 32 Issue 412, special section p4 

    Discusses the problems facing liberal arts college in the U.S.; Comparison of arts college and professional schools in the U.S.; Conception of mental discipline as a goal of education in arts college; Discussion on the meaning of culture; Conception of culture as a goal of education; Failure to...

  • Children and Youth Funding Report 3/21/09 - 3/27/09.  // Children & Youth Funding Report;3/27/2009, p1 

    The article presents updates on funding in the U.S. for children and youth during March 21-27, 2009. A new study by the RAND Corp. finds scant evidence that charters produce achievement substantially different than those of traditional public schools. Technology-maker Unisys sponsors a...

  • International Accounting Education: A Survey of University Course sin the UK. Gray, S.J.; Roberts, C.B. // Accounting & Business Research (Wolters Kluwer UK);Summer84, Vol. 14 Issue 55, p267 

    Surveys of international accounting education in the U.S. have shown that this is a subject which has become much more popular in recent years. In 1969, for example, the Terpstra conducted a survey of 95 universities and found that 17 offered courses in international accounting, while in 1979, a...

  • From the Guest Co-Editors. Greene, Patricia G.; Katz, Jerome A.; Johannisson, Bengt // Academy of Management Learning & Education;Sep2004, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p238 

    This article introduces a series of articles on business education in the U.S.

  • The Liberal Arts Course at Illinois. Sherman, Stuart P. // New Republic;10/25/22, Vol. 32 Issue 412, special section p12 

    Focuses on the education imparted by liberal arts colleges. Failure of present education system to train and develop students with high natural endowments; Competition to liberal arts college from professional schools; Discussion on the purpose of the College of Liberal Arts and Science at the...

  • The Third Way. Freeland, Richard M. // Atlantic;Oct2004, Vol. 294 Issue 3, p141 

    The article presents a look at liberal arts education and professional education in U.S. colleges and universities. According to the author, higher education in the U.S. is defying the traditional divide between liberal arts education and professional education with what is called...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics