Our new dean weighs in on the age old question: Beatles or Stones?

To the City and the World:
An Interview with Dean Richard Deeg

Just weeks into his tenure as dean of the College of Liberal Arts, Deeg offers his thoughts on everything from the value of the humanities and social sciences to his passion for bicycling. 

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Changing the World with Darion Porter '17

The senior environmental studies major has big plans for his degree. We sat down with Darion to discuss how he's learning to make a positive impact on the world. 

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On the Road with Rachel Applewhite

Applewhite, a political science grad and Peace Corps volunteer in Peru, tells us about her work, what she misses most about America, and her unusual commute. 

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A Summer of Politics

College of Liberal Arts students made their presence felt this political season. Read about their experiences at the DNC, RNC and the state capital.

Ta-Nehisi Coates | "A Deeper Black: Race in America"

Ta-Nehisi CoatesOctober 26
6:00 p.m.
Liacouras Center

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Upcoming Events

Dissent in American Teach-in:
The Year American Turned Against Free Trade: Clinton, Trump and Trade in the 2016 Elections

September 30
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Washington, DC Semester and PA Capital Semester Info Session
October 6
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Fall 2016 POETS & WRITERS Series: Emily Abendroth
October 20
8:00 p.m.

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Media Mentions

Commentary: Back to Basics of Police Work
Philadelphia Inquirer
September 26

Fancy Dorms Aren’t The Main Reason Tuition Is Skyrocketing
Five Thirty Eight
September 13

'Sound at the Bench' at Fringe: Music that means something
The Philadelphia Inquirer
September 8

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Social Buzz

@tuliberalarts: Spying autumn's early hues from our mezzanine Adirondacks. Is there a better place to be in fall than on a college campus?

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