I am thankful for my Humanities degree for multiple reasons. It has taught me about different cultures and languages. It has taught me that as human beings, we strive to understand each other and to help each other. Through the Humanities I was able to be part of something bigger and better. I was taught to think outside the box and to understand the complexities of the world and gain real... Read More
In diplomacy and foreign affairs, as in many fields, while it is desirable to know things, it is essential to understand things. In today's world, it is actually becoming less important to know things. What is valued now, in fact, is the ability to find things out. No one is expected to know a great many facts if one has the ability to produce the information at a moment's notice. The Internet... Read More
I got so much out of my bachelor's program. My degree was in Russian Language & Literature, and although while doing it I had no clear idea of where it would lead me, the classes and experiences that I had through my program taught me strategic thinking, to be a better writer, and to look at situations from a 30,000-foot viewpoint rather than through the weeds. It helped me understand the... Read More
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