Education, Schooling, and Society (ESS) is an interdisciplinary minor that uses a liberal arts perspective to understand, and influence education in society. If you're interested in the program, email Ann Primus Berends to make an appointment.


Interested in questions like these?...

  • What is the purpose of education?
  • How does the history of the US educational system contribute to its present form and goals?
  • Are educational opportunities equitable for all?
  • What factors influence educational achievement?
  • How do students learn and which classroom and teacher factors influence learning?
  • How does education contribute to the development of the "good" citizen and the "just" society?

Become an ESS Minor! 

Contact the ESS Office to learn more.

Announcements, Events, and Opportunities

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Robinson Community Learning Center is looking for a full time AmeriCorp member starting next summer.  Interested? Email Velshonna Luckey, or call her at 574-631-3312.