Science has two important yields: increased understanding of the world within and around us, and solutions to specific problems. But even the most profound scientific knowledge won’t solve world problems such as hunger, poverty, environmental damage, or even dinosaur attacks if we fail to respect, understand, and engage cultural differences.
All this considered, here are just some of the reasons why students pursuing science careers should enhance their education with a strong foundation in the humanities:
With aid from the humanities, those in scientific disciplines are better able to consider society’s needs, enabling them to carefully consider where he or she chooses to work, what projects they undertake, and what role it will allow them to play within society.
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Our vision is to create a community of learners enriched, engaged and enlightened through the humanities.