2 edition of Wesleyan conference memorial on the question of liberal education in Upper Canada found in the catalog.
Wesleyan conference memorial on the question of liberal education in Upper Canada
Wesleyan Methodist Church in Canada. Conference Hamilton 1859
Bound with McCaul, John. The university question considered. Toronto, 1845.
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A side-light upon education in Upper Canada is furnished by Mr. E. A. Talbot, who published a series of letters upon Upper Canada in London, I quote from Letter XXX: "The great mass of the [Canadian] people are at present completely ignorant even of the rudiments of the most common learning. Speech to Liberal Convention of Upper Canada, Novem - George Brown Sir, I do place the question on the ground of nationality. I do hope there is not one Canadian in this assembly who does not look forward with high hope to the day when these northern countries shall stand out among the world as one great confederation.
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[Wesleyan Methodist Church in Canada. Conference.]. Over the summer I finished a short book called Beyond the University: Why Liberal Education Matters.
It will be published in the spring. It will be published in the spring. I also reviewed two interesting books on American higher education, one that focused on teaching and the other providing a broad overview of the sector.
AAC&U senior staff members and senior fellows are reliable and expert sources of information on many topics related to undergraduate education and liberal learning.
AAC&U staff members can also direct reporters to experts in the field at any of our. In connection with the release of his new book, Beyond the University: Why Liberal Education Matters, Wesleyan President Michael S. Roth has new op-eds and interviews published about the value of a pragmatic liberal education.
Writing in The New York Times, Roth warns against education that overemphasizes critical deconstruction of literature, art or other. Wesleyan University (/ ˈ w ɛ s l i ə n / WESS-lee-ən) is a private university in Middletown, d in as a men's college under the auspices of the Methodist Episcopal Church and with the support of prominent residents of Middletown, the now-secular university was the first institution of higher education to be named after John Wesley, the founder of on: Middletown, Connecticut, United States.
There are several Wesleyan denominations, the United Methodist, the Nazarene, Free Methodists, etc. In my experience they all tend to be more on the mainline or even liberal side, although, especially in the United Methodist, there are those of all persuasions.
Louis went on to say that “liberal education is education in the mode of action. It is something one does, and learns to do, not something one gets, acquires, possesses, or consumes.” That sounds just right to me: liberal education, in contradistinction to training, has everything to do with learning to take charge of one’s life.
Wesleyan College initiated many ideas and traditions. InWesleyan College gave a class of 11 bright and talented women baccalaureate degrees, becoming the first college to do so. Wesleyan College was also the first college to have sororities, and first to host a professorship in the United States in English Literature.
Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) Wesleyan’s Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) is an interdisciplinary degree that allows you to engage both deeply and broadly across the curriculum. This interdisciplinary program is designed with working adults in mind, although you may elect to pursue full-time study.
Houghton has been named a “Best National Liberal Arts College” in the U.S. News and World Report college ranking. This ranking considers freshman retention and graduation rates, average financial aid, alumni donations, and post-graduate performance as some of the most important indicators of academic excellence.
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It's great that Wesleyan is welcoming veterans: firstly, because those who serve our country *should* get a break now and then, and getting a world-class education is one heck of a privelege; and secondly, because military folks tend to run a bit more conservative than the general public so probably waaaay right of the average Wes student.
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Washington College’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa is pleased to announce that Michael Roth, President of Wesleyan University, will deliver the PBK address “Why Liberal Education Matters” on Feb. The event in Hynson Lounge at p.m.
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Why pragmatic liberal education matters now more than ever U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama shakes hands with Chinese students after delivering a speech at the Stanford Center at Peking University.(Toronto: S. Rose, ), by Wesleyan Methodist Church in Canada (page images at HathiTrust) Minutes of the fiftieth annual conference of the Wesleyan Methodist Church in Canada, held in North Street Church, in the city of London [electronic resource]: begun on Wednesday, June 4th, and concluded on Wednesday, June 18th,