Topic: open curriculum

Johnson ’20: Don’t overlook the humanities

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Johnson ’20: Don’t overlook the humanities

December 4, 2018 0 comments

In 2016, Ugur Cetintemel, a professor of computer science and the department’s chair, described in a Herald article that one in five current undergraduates will have taken a computer science course before graduation. 

Rashid Zia ’01 named Dean of the College

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Rashid Zia ’01 named Dean of the College

June 24, 2018 0 comments

When Rashid Zia ‘01 graduated from the University with degrees in both English and engineering, he could not have known that he would one day become Dean of the College.

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Mulligan ’19: Class of 2022: Is the open curriculum for you?

April 4, 2018 0 comments

As potential members of the class of 2022 ponder whether or not to accept Brown’s offer of admission, many of them will no doubt be swayed by the open curriculum.

Savello ’18: Is STEM growth hurting the humanities?

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Savello ’18: Is STEM growth hurting the humanities?

November 19, 2017 0 comments

In 2017, 144 Brown students — 7.7 percent of the Class of 2017 — graduated with computer science degrees.

Esemplare ’18: Why S/NC is failing us

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Esemplare ’18: Why S/NC is failing us

September 13, 2017 0 comments

When applying to colleges, the thing I liked most about Brown was its promise of academic freedom.

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Steinman ’19: DPLL courses enhance open curriculum

April 22, 2016 0 comments

I urge the administration to consider a change that would ensure that every student graduates with a broadened perspective of the world.