The Vermont Cynic

ASK STUDENTS: What’s Your Major and Why

2 days ago

UVM’s many majors makes it easy to find exactly what you want to focus on throughout your four years...

Liberal arts majors supply valuable skills for success

Letter to the Editor

November 10, 2017

Filed under Letter to the Editor, Opinion

To the Editor: In a recent edition of the Cynic, sophomore English major Jacob Potts published an eloquent opinion piece fighting back against the flack humanities majors often take from peers convinced that their degrees are unlikely to lead to well-paying jobs. When people hear Mr. Potts say he is an English major, he rep...

Humanities majors deserve more

Humanities majors deserve more

Staff Editorial

November 8, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorial

David Foster Wallace has said liberal arts contain “the real value of a real education, which has alm...

Humanities students fight stigma

Humanities students fight stigma

September 29, 2017

I always feel a pang of anxiety when people ask me about my major. Expressions of confusi...

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