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By the end of the LIFT Program, students will be able to:

  1. Read, evaluate and interpret media coverage of trending issues and current events.
  2. Identify library resources and services to help them analyze trending issues and current events.
  3. Practice and engage with ideas of ethical behavior while finding, using and sharing information.
  4. Practice and engage with technology tools for college use.
  5. Communicate effectively in an oral presentation.
  6. Give and receive appropriate and useful peer feedback.
  7. Complete writing assignments that synthesize main ideas, reflect critical thinking and demonstrate thoughtful reflection.

Earlham College, an independent, residential college, aspires to provide the highest-quality undergraduate education in the liberal arts, including the sciences, shaped by the distinctive perspectives of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).

Earlham College
801 National Road West
Richmond, Indiana
1-765-983-1200 — Main Switchboard
1-800-EARLHAM (327-5426) — Admission


Earlham admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, age, gender and sexual orientation to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, age, gender and sexual orientation in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.