Notes from Ransom Hall: A Higher Ed Blog

Posted in Liberal Arts

A Powerful Mode of Thinking

By Sean Decatur on June 25, 2018

We are at a cultural moment when the value of liberal arts education is being questioned; where access and opportunity for education is being denied to talented young people; when the value of both evidence-based scientific thinking and the beauty of poetry are being questioned. We have an obligation to create opportunity for talented, deserving students, and advocate for the greater value of liberal education.

Joining Forces on Climate Change

By Sean Decatur on June 2, 2017

Taking action on climate change will require skillful, creative and analytical problem solving, the ability to integrate information across a range of disciplines, and passion, determination and leadership to identify and advance the issues that are most important.