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John Hillen and Ryan Pemberton:  Engaged Citizenship and the Liberal Arts Tradition

December 13, 2019 by John Hillen and Ryan Pemberton

In a conversation recorded on Veteran’s Day, Michael Poliakoff explores the expansive influence of the liberal arts tradition with two of its most dedicated proponents, John Hillen and Ryan Pemberton from Hampden-Sydney College — an institution with roots linked to the founding of our nation.


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