I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Research has shown that Confucius was on the right track. Students who participate in active, hands-on learning often retain three and a half times more information then they do in a traditional lecture format. And not only is retention greater, but students also get the real-world experience that employers are always looking for.
At Merrimack, we believe that the deepest learning occurs when you’re fully immersed in the experience. Meet some Merrimack students who are doing just that by applying academic content to real-world issues.
JOHN, Class of 2014 – Major: Athletic Training
“I love sports and played high school