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Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley to Participate on Panel in New York City Discussing Value of a Liberal Arts Degree

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Event Date 1: March 20, 2014 07:30 pm - 08:30 pm

Acting Under Secretary Jamienne Studley will discuss President Obama’s proposal to develop a college rating system that informs students and encourages institutions to improve and innovate at a panel being held on Thursday, March 20, at 7:30 p.m. in New York City.

Sponsored by Oberlin College and moderated by Oberlin President Marvin Krislov, the panel is entitled, "Is a Liberal Arts Degree Still Worth It?" Other panelists include Sandy Baum, professor at George Washington University and senior fellow, Urban Institute; Richard Colvin, visiting fellow at the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation; and, Eugene Tobin of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Event 1
Who : Acting Under Secretary of Education Jamienne Studley
What : Panel Discussion: “Is a Liberal Arts Degree Still Worth It?”
When : 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 20, 2014
Where : New York Society for Ethical Culture
2 West 64th St.
New York, N.Y.