27 November 2018

Liberal Education Student Conference 2019: Call for Proposals

After three successful editions in Lüneburg, Freiburg, and Utrecht, the Liberal Education Student Conference (LESC) is coming to Berlin in May 2019. LESC is a student-driven initiative that brings students from Liberal Arts and Sciences programmes together. This year the title of the conference is “Liberal Education: In Conversation with Today’s World of Tomorrow”.

LESC 2019 Logo

LESC 2019 will run from the 2nd-5th May 2019 at Bard College Berlin.This year the conference focuses on the conversation Liberal Education has with politics, technology, society, the global economy, and education and asks after the place of the individual in this picture.

Prospective conference participants are required to submit a 500-word proposal for an academic contribution or artistic work addressing these topics. Proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis between 20th January and 3rd February 2019 and conference participants will have until April 14th to submit their final contribution.