The enduring value of a humanities degree

Updated: Mar 24

The Maple League’s Executive Director, Dr. Jessica Riddell, shared her hope for the future of the humanities on the CBC Sunday Edition, February 16, and the crucial role quality undergraduate education plays in building citizens.

Click the link below to hear her explain how the humanities teach students the skills necessary to navigate uncertain times and can combat radicalization, political polarization, and a whole host of other social challenges.

She is joined on a panel by Dr. Lisa Dickson (professor at the University of Northern British Columbia and 3M National Teaching Fellow) and Dr. Nick Mount (professor at the University of Toronto).

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