Liberal arts

In their view, religion both complemented and restrained the humanities.

James Hankins
June 16 2020 12:01AM

What does the underread text of the ancient Hebrews have to do with the Jews of today?

Feb. 12 2015 12:01AM

“Great Books” programs, lately reinstated on some campuses, feed a growing student hunger for ideas glaringly absent from the typical curriculum.   

Naomi Schaefer Riley
May 30 2014 12:01AM

Over the past generation, a highly selective liberal-arts college has become inhospitable to religion, non-radical politics, and Israel. 

Lucette Lagnado
Feb. 27 2014 12:01AM

To regain their former influence, colleges must reintroduce a core emphasis on science, humanities, and religion—and protect the free exchange of ideas.

Feb. 24 2014 12:01AM

Shalem College will be the first in Israel to offer undergraduates an American-style, Great Books program, coupled with the study of great Jewish texts.

Nathan Jeffay
Aug. 21 2013 12:00AM