Origin of liberal arts
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Winning the OZY Genius Award brought the spotlight to New College, a small liberal arts school on Florida’s Gulf Coast, with local TV crews from ABC and NBC eager to interview the young inventor.Meet the Inventor Who’s Taking Solar to the Next Level|Barbara Fletcher|July 27, 2021|Ozy
Studying political science in a liberal arts college was a way for me to figure out what is real.Here's Why Chloé Zhao's Oscars Win Was Censored in China|Suyin Haynes|April 27, 2021|Time
One evening last month, two recent college grads — one from a conservative Christian college, the other from a more ecumenical liberal arts university — got together online with a group of their peers.An innovative Georgetown lab looks to theater to quell political fires|Peter Marks|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
Students at the liberal arts school took a self-swab test monitored by a trained professional four times during this period, says John Weinstien, provost and vice president of Simon’s Rock.Two very different colleges share how they kept COVID-19 off campus|Tara Santora|December 4, 2020|Popular-Science
Its downtown has a liberal arts college not far from a park full of veteran memorials along the edge of a rushing reservoir.
Obviously, the first obligation of all liberal democratic governments is to enforce the rule of law.Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Our Duty Is to Keep Charlie Hebdo Alive|Ayaan Hirsi Ali|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
To be a liberal, you have to stand up for liberal principles.Bill Maher: Hundreds of Millions of Muslims Support Attack on ‘Charlie Hebdo’|Lloyd Grove|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A hundred ultra-wealthy liberal and conservative donors have taken over the political system.
Liberal Democrats like to blow their bugles about how all the big money in politics comes from rich Republicans.
The election of 1964 produced the most liberal Congress since the Democratic landslide of 1936.
But the liberal soul deviseth liberal things, and by liberal things shall he stand.
She must be freed through the progress of Liberal ideas in France and Germany—not by her own inherent energies.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
The first commencement of Union College for conferring degrees in the arts and sciences.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Then he suddenly went in for politics and announced himself an uncompromising Liberal.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Joseph, with his liberal ideas, had attempted to free the people from clerical thraldom.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
British Dictionary definitions for liberal arts
Cultural definitions for liberal arts (1 of 2)
The areas of learning that cultivate general intellectual ability rather than technical or professional skills. The term liberal arts is often used as a synonym for humanities, although the liberal arts also include the sciences. The word liberal comes from the Latin liberalis, meaning suitable for a free man, as opposed to a slave.
Cultural definitions for liberal arts (2 of 2)
The areas of learning that cultivate general intellectual ability rather than technical or professional skills. Liberal arts is often used as a synonym for humanities, because literature, languages, history, and philosophy are often considered the primary subjects of the liberal arts. The term liberal arts originally meant arts suitable for free people (libri in Latin) but not for slaves.