Arthur Herriott emphasized the universitys role as a liberal
arts institution in a faculty forum Tuesday.
Liberal arts are an important part of the training of any student,
he said. Youre not just training them for an immediate
career.Herriott, a chemistry professor at Florida International
University in Miami, is one of three provost candidates, along with
TCU geology department chairman Nowell Donovan and DePaul University
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Dean Michael Mezey.Herriott also
discussed TCUs role as a liberal arts institution versus its
role as a research university.
candidate Arthur Herriot fielded questions in an open meeting
Tuesday afternoon in the Sid Richardson Building.