'USA Today' Features Op-Ed by Career Services Director | St. Lawrence University

'USA Today' Features Op-Ed by Career Services Director

Ron Albertson, director of Career Services, wrote an opinion article on the value of a liberal arts degree, which was featured in USA Today.

In his op-ed, Albertson discusses how national studies and hard data demonstrate the success of liberal arts graduates, and he points out consistently strong outcomes of St. Lawrence graduates specifically.

"In a dynamic world, the foundational work is more relevant to address future challenges than the latest technological tool that could become obsolete in a few years," Albertson wrote. "Liberal arts students adapt. They also help to make up an informed citizenry better able to confront the challenges we face now and in the future."

Albertson also listed the outcomes of several Class of 2019 soon-to-be-graduates, including Lizzy Lasusa '19, Hannah Markey '19, and August Vitzthum '19.

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