We believe that the opportunity to experience a liberal arts education is part of the promise of our democracy, and that it must not be restricted to the privileged few.
The Teagle Foundation and National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) are jointly sponsoring Cornerstone: Learning for Living to revitalize the role of the humanities in general education.
The Education for American Civic Life initiative supports efforts to prepare students to become informed and engaged participants in the civic life of their local and national communities.
Knowledge for Freedom Programs invite underserved high school students to study humanity's deepest questions about leading lives of purpose and civic responsibility.
The Teagle Foundation and the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations are jointly sponsoring Transfer Pathways to the Liberal Arts to develop statewide, regional, and consortial partnerships between community colleges and independent colleges to facilitate transfer and completion of the baccalaureate in the liberal arts.
Purdue University is reaching a new generation of students and leading a liberal arts reform movement through its Cornerstone: Learning for Living program.
The Teagle-supported Great Questions Seminar at Austin Community College offers an effective humanistic alternative to college careerism.
COLLEGE, Stanford's Cornerstone: Learning for Living program, was scaled to the entire incoming class with support from Teagle and the NEH.
At Lehman College, home to a Teagle-funded transformational text program, enrollment in humanities majors has grown over the last decade.
Teagle president Andrew Delbanco discusses why colleges need more programs for students of different backgrounds to wrestle with big questions.
Teagle advanced transfer pathways in 13 states, contributing to an uptick in transfers in New England, North Carolina, and beyond.
Read more >
Teagle's newsletter includes updates, insights from grantees, and teaching resources.