Making Connections Across Disciplines At Southwestern, students and faculty work together toward interdisciplinary understanding of real world issues by testing assumptions, critiquing histories, and identifying points of connection. Paidiea Website
New Pirates learn how to sail the Southwestern seas during Orientation.
That’s pronounced Pie-day-uh. Southwestern’s signature educational experience is interdisciplinary, integrative and intentional. For the ancient Greeks—and now for us—Paideia represents a holistic educational approach that prepares students for a life of productive citizenry.