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The future of liberal arts: A global conversation

University leaders discussed the future of the liberal arts at a Universities Canada workshop held in Montreal on March 7 and 8, 2016. | Des dirigeants universitaires ont discuté l’avenir des arts libéraux lors d'un atelier du 7 au 8 mars 2016 à Montréal.


  1. Keynote address

  2. The future of the liberal arts: how it matters to our collective future | L’avenir des arts libéraux : Leur importance pour notre avenir commun
  3. Keynote speaker:
  4. - Kathy Wolfe, vice-president for integrative learning and the global commons, Association of American Colleges & Universities
  5. Session

  6. The liberal arts: new directions and innovations in programming and research | Les arts libéraux : Nouvelles orientations et innovations en matière de programmes et de recherche
  7. Panelists:
  8. - Marie Battiste, professor, Educational Foundations, University of Saskatchewan
  9. - Robert Gibbs, member, SSHRC Council and director, Jackman Humanities Institute, University of Toronto
  10. - Christopher Manfredi, provost and vice-principal, academic, McGill University