Steve Jobs Was Right: Blending Humanities and Technology Learning To America's Global Advantage

Concurrent Session
Wednesday January 21, 2015 2:45pm to 4:00pm

While Americans fret over which majors will lead most directly to jobs, employers are insisting that all majors need a strong combination of broad and applied learning.  This session will explore new blends of broad and applied studies and their value in to students seeking expanded career opportunity.

Richard Vaz
Dean, Interdisciplinary and Global Studies Division
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Julie Thompson Klein
Professor of Humanities, English, and Interdisciplinary Studies
Wayne State University
Facilitator: Ricardo R. Fernández
President
City University of New York Herbert H. Lehman College