Liberal Arts Career NetWORK

About Us

Private: History

The Liberal Arts Career Network (LACN) began in the mid-1990s as a collaborative relationship between Hartwick College, Hamilton College, and Oberlin College.  Each college, at the time, maintained a database of available opportunities in a single field:  private school teaching, … Continue reading

Mission and History

MISSION The mission of the Liberal Arts Career NetWORK is to maximize knowledge, technology, and resources in a collaborative way to provide a competitive advantage to our liberal arts students and graduates in a global and ever-changing marketplace. This mission … Continue reading

Executive Board

President: Sharon Belden Castonguay, Director, Gordon Career Center, Wesleyan Universitylege Treasurer: Megan Nicklaus, Director, Career Center, Colorado College Secretary:  Kim Heitzenrater, Director, Career and Leadership Development, Sewanee: University of the South Membership Committee Co-Chairs: Lisa Kastor, Director of Career Planning, APEX, … Continue reading

Liberal Arts in the News

A liberal arts education provides its graduates with the academic and leadership skills to make them valuable employees in the workplace, particularly long-term as managers and leaders.  The core skills of the liberal arts education such as critical thinking, problem … Continue reading