At Shimer, every student has a voice in determining the future of the college.
We must learn to rub and polish our brain against that of others.
-Michel de Montaigne
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93% of employers say that a demonstrated capacity to think critically, communicate clearly, and solve complex problems is more important than a candidate’s undergraduate major.
80% of employers say they want colleges and universities to place more emphasis on written and oral communication.
Shimer’s core curriculum does.