# Education

As opposed to epsitemology , this section deals with the structures through which learning takes place, e.g. universities.

 Random Link ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Oct 28, 2021 » Socio-Economic Equity in Tech 5 min; updated Nov 6, 2021 When it comes to STEM diversity goals, Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) tends to be excluded from the URMs under discussion, e.g. . However, AAPI as a blanket term obscures the struggles of member groups, e.g. $$62\%$$ of AAPI adults aged 24 and older have an associate’s degree or higher, compared to 28% of Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders of the same age. AA comprises $$\approx 50$$ ethnic groups, while PI has $$\approx 20$$.... Oct 31, 2021 » In Defense of a Liberal Education 5 min; updated Nov 6, 2021 Societal Preference for STEM Over the Liberal Arts Not everyone can [wants to?] take the sciences, but they were pushed out of their passions into applicable degrees like Business and Communications. The initially high economic return to applied STEM degrees declines by more than 50% in the first decade. People who major in LA don’t get first jobs that are as lucrative, but they do catch up. Governments tend to claim a shortage of STEM workers (who are valued for innovation and national defense), and allocate funds for increasing the student pipeline....