News on Liberal Arts in Europe, Nov. 17

With Christmas just around the corner, one might think that the slow season of the year is already in full swing. There are, however, many interesting initiatives, projects and international collaborations related to liberal arts in Europe kicking off these days. Here is a short overview of what is currently happening in the last quarter…

BLASTER conference student session

Continuing on the theme of student experience of liberal arts education (see the recent book available through ELAI website), we are happy to report on a student panel that took place at Leuphana Universitat Lüneburg on 28th of September. The panel was part of a two-day BLASTER conference, one of three events concluding the multi-year,…

European Liberal Arts Conferences 2017

Here is a recent list of relevant conferences for European liberal arts in the near future:European Liberal Arts Education: renewal and re-formation01.09. – 02.09.2017, University of Winchesterhttp://www.elaconference.org/This is the second conference co-organised by the US-based Association of Core Texts and Courses (ACTC). The first conference in Amsterdam (2015) gathered Americans and Europeans interested in broadly…