Key Questions to Consider

  • History, goal, and purpose of the liberal arts
  • Liberal arts in the future: looking 30 years ahead
  • Rethinking the role of critical thinking, creativity, and cognition
  • Challenges and opportunities


  • Kevin Corrigan, Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor and Director, Graduate Institute of the Liberal Arts
  • Steve Walton, Associate Dean of Executive MBA Programs; Associate Professor in the Practice of Information Systems and Operations Management, Goizueta Business School


  • Meggan Arp, Assistant Dean, Emory College Office of Undergraduate Education
  • Jonathan Layne, Alumnus, Business and Law, and Emory University Trustee
  • Pamela Scully, Professor and Chair of Women’s Studies
  • Brett Gadsden, Assistant Professor, African- American Studies
  • Laura Otis, Professor of English