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Development of a wellness program model for small liberal arts colleges

Development of a wellness program model for small liberal arts colleges

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    Subjects:
  • Health promotion.,
  • College students -- Health and hygiene.

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    Statementby Susan Lobb McGill.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationvi, 70 leaves
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17781964M

    Liberal Arts Colleges Making a Big Impact Liberal Arts Colleges that Change Lives and Make a Big Difference When it comes to attention in the press, small liberal arts schools take a back seat to the large universities with huge alumni bases well-known athletic programs. Liberal Arts in the News. One college finally designed a liberal arts education fit for the future of work (Quartz). McWilliams: Liberal arts degrees can't be undervalued (The Rocky Mountain Collegian). Liberal arts education is more about passionate learning than high pay (Saint Mary's The Collegian). Letter to the Editor: On Liberal Arts Education (Saint Mary's The Collegian).

      Whitman's isolation in a small rural city, a situation for many liberal arts colleges, has engendered both likes and dislikes. There are many benefits that drew us here to raise a family: a safe, non–rat-race environment, a daily commute of 2 miles with no traffic jams, affordable housing, friendly citizens, and access to great outdoor Author: Josh Sandquist, Laura Romberg, Paul Yancey.   Wesleyan University President Michael Roth, author of the new book Beyond the University: Why Liberal Education Matters, says that the debate over the value of a college education is hardly new.

      The single most important piece of advice that I emphasize with clients on the job market is that a wide range of institutions fall into the category of “SLAC” (i.e., Small Liberal-Arts College). While all of them emphasize undergraduate teaching, some of them maintain hiring and tenure standards that are virtually identical to those at.   LACOL Virtual Workshop – May 11 to June 30 – Registration Opens May The partners of the Liberal Arts Collaborative for Digital Innovation represent the highest standard of student-centered education. Through our collaborations, we are exploring the future of teaching and learning in a networked world to support our mission as residential liberal arts .


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