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A good problem to have: 'You can do anything'
June 12, 2013
College is now too often described as (expensive) four-year job training and an automatic "in" to a wonderful first job. But people who think of it that way don't understand the true value of a liberal arts education. It's about making use of intelligence, learning how to be a productive citizen in ways that go beyond paychecks and consumer spending. At a small school like Washington and Lee, it's also about working with professors and learning from them outside the classroom. It's about getting an esteemed group of mentors from which to choose and feeding off their passion.