Thanks to a grant of $1 million Indiana University Bloomington will build a a collaborative research laboratory dedicated to contemporary arts and humanities.Read More
A new report belies the hackneyed stereotype of humanities students as a group destined to underemployment. The report reveals that the wage gap between the humanities and other fields, such as business and engineering, is reduced over time.
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Innovations in education, research, and technology commercialization of universities are critical for responding to the transformations that the Fourth Industrial Revolution will bring about.Read More
In an exclusive interview for the Observatory, Magdalena Merbilháa talks about the role of the humanities in the future of education, the new role of teachers in the 21st century, and about the model of imaginative education, which emphasizes the importance of the emotions in learning.Read More
In the past years there has been budget cuts in Arts and Humanities programs in many countries around the world. Ironically, this is happening in a time when employers had clearly express they need people who can think creatively, who can work in teams, and who can improvise.Read More