At Shimer, every student has a voice in determining the future of the college.
Jonathan Timm ’11 is a freelance journalist who has published in Salon.com and The Atlantic and been interviewed on NPR. His article on salary gag rules in the workplace was read by 415,000 unique readers and was shared on Facebook 50,000 times.
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.