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ROBEY & GORDINIER: Finding Perspective Abroad

ROBEY & GORDINIER: Finding Perspective Abroad

A priceless perspective that elevates the Georgetown University experience is looking back at the Hilltop, from over your shoulder and from overseas. In the current global environment — where complex problems know no borders — it is important to have at least one meaningful experience abroad to see how other[Read More…]

by March 17, 2017 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
LORENSON: The Real Value of the Hashtag Education

LORENSON: The Real Value of the Hashtag Education

#CriticalThinking #CommunicationSkills #InterculturalUnderstanding #ProblemSolving #Ethics These are the hashtags of higher education, the buzzwords of the liberal arts in particular. Search the website of any arts and sciences school, and you’ll find them there: the guaranteed return on your liberal arts investment. But what do these buzzwords actually mean, and[Read More…]

by September 29, 2015 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
CIANI-DAUSCH: The Business of Processing Knowledge

CIANI-DAUSCH: The Business of Processing Knowledge

“We’ve always skimmed newspapers more than we’ve read them and we routinely run our eyes over books and magazines in order to get the gist of a piece of writing to decide whether it warrants more thorough reading. The ability to skim text is every bit as important as the[Read More…]

by September 15, 2015 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top