|Senior has article in Liberal Education
RELEASED: Dec. 4, 2003
DANVILLE, KYCentre senior Nate Olson is the first student in more than a decade to have a feature article in Liberal Education magazine.
Olson's submission, "The Global 'Liberation' of Liberal Learning," appeared in the fall issue of the publication. Liberal Education features the writings of educators, faculty and administrators in colleges and universities nationwide who are working to enrich liberal learning and undergraduate education.
Olson, a double-major in government and economics, is only the second student ever to have a submission published in the magazine. His article focused on how his interaction with Centre's faculty and chance to study abroad through the College's international program has helped shape him and his view of the world.
To read his article, go to http://www.aacu-edu.org/liberaleducation/le-fa03/le-fa3myview.cfm.
The Owensboro, Ky., native founded VOYAGE (Voice of Young Americans for Global Engagement), an eight-member group of exceptional young people that works to bring a new voice to world issues. He recently traveled to Ethiopia as a delegate for VOYAGE. He previously interned in the Carter Center's Conflict Resolution Program in Atlanta. He's also had opinion/editorial pieces appear in several newspapers.
To see Olson's travel journal from his study abroad trip to England, go to http://www.centre.edu/web/admission/traveljournals/england.html. For more on Centre's international program, visit http://web.centre.edu/studyabroad/.
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