Why Biology is Part of the Liberal Arts…and How Do We Keep it There?
June 15 @ 3:15 pm - 3:40 pm
In this talk, Dr. Wilson will show how this discipline is historically part of the liberal arts. Because biology can easily be configured and taught with a focus toward professional or vocational outcomes or goals (agricultural, environmental, and biomedical sciences), teaching it as being among the liberal arts is often lost or obscured. How can we teach biology so that it stays well within the liberal arts and Christian tradition?