Type: Public event

Taking the measure of the Liberal Arts

College and Beyond II: Liberal Arts and Life colloquium series

Date & time

Sep 15, 2020, 2:00-3:30 pm EDT


This is a Virtual Event.

Join us for a year-long series of virtual panel discussions and seminars exploring the values, dimensions, and outcomes of liberal arts education, and how they might be measured. Academic leaders, researchers, faculty members, and national experts will gather to consider issues long central to liberal arts education, as well as its status in the current climate.


  • Anne CurzanDean, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts; Geneva Smitherman Collegiate Professor of English Language and Literature, Linguistics, and Education; Arthur F. Thurnau Professor; University of Michigan
  • Janet Schrunk EricksenVice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Dean; Professor of English and Medieval Studies; University of Minnesota Morris
  • Chris LongDean, College of Arts & Letters; Professor of Philosophy; Michigan State University
  • Jacqueline MattisDean, School of Arts and Sciences (SASN); Professor of Psychology; Rutgers University - Newark

Contact and more information

For more information about this event and series, or to direct questions to the event organizers, the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), visit the College and Beyond II: Liberal Arts and Life website