Antigonish MLA touts the benefits of an education in Philosophy in University
Posted at 12:16 pm on March 20, 2017 | Filed Under: News
Aristotle and finances, might be hard to find a way to link the two, but Antigonish MLA Randy Delorey says it can be done! Delorey spoke to students and faculty in the Schrwartz School of Business Friday afternoon about his education at St.FX, and how the Philosophy department specifically shaped him in his careers.
Delorey says philosophy is one the great tiers of education. It allows one to develop critical thinking skills, but more importantly, skills to view issues looking at the big picture. Delorey says that he hopes students left the talk feeling like career options are not limited when studying philosophy:
Delorey says he utilizes skills learned from St.FX daily, when dealing with finances, problem solving and decision making.