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Why This Tech CEO Keeps Hiring Humanities Majors

Why This Tech CEO Keeps Hiring Humanities Majors

Michael Litt, cofounder and CEO of the video marketing platform Vidyard, writes in Fast Company about the value of employees who understand engineering as well as the forces that motivate people, skills that come from liberal arts education.

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The World Is Ending, Just As It's Always Been

The World Is Ending, Just As It's Always Been

Terri Pous of Buzzfeed has a discussion with Mason provost emeritus and professor of history Peter Stearns and others about the current climate of foreboding in American culture and places it in its context within our history and in doing so illustrates that things are not quite as dire as we may think.

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