After reading and discussing Tara Westover’s book Educated in First Year Seminar classes, Elms students offer their own definitions of what it means to be educated.

Nadia French-Graham ’23 and Ryan Nodell ’23, both criminal justice majors, relate education to opportunity and mindfulness.

“I personally love to learn out of travel. I love to go to different countries and see different cultures. For me, I just feel like education is everywhere.”

Charlotte Michaud ’23
Charlotte Michaud ’23, an English as a second language major, sees travel as the best way to broaden your horizons.
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