Topic: Wintersession

Students cite challenges with RISD Wintersession, University spring term overlap

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Students cite challenges with RISD Wintersession, University spring term overlap

February 11, 2019 0 comments

While University students enrolled in Wintersession courses at the Rhode Island School of Design cited positive in-class learning experiences, some struggled with an “overlap” period — when their classes coincided with University’s spring term operations.

BAI’s first Wintersession course allowed students to travel to Los Angeles, visit art studios and learn from Brown alum artists about their career paths. The course provided opportunities for students and alums to build connections and begin what participants hope will be a lasting relationship.

Arts & Culture

Brown Arts Initiative hosts first Wintersession course in Los Angeles

January 28, 2019 0 comments

Twelve students studying the arts moved beyond the classroom and into the studios, galleries and highways of Los Angeles during the two-week Brown Arts Initiative Wintersession course, “From Beginning to End: Process and Creation.”

Alums finance Israel Fund as first regional endowed fund

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Alums finance Israel Fund as first regional endowed fund

February 25, 2018 0 comments

More students may find their way to Israel during their time at the University thanks to the Israel Fund, an endowed fund created from alumni donations designated to support new and existing programs related to Israel.

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University to hold second Wintersession

November 13, 2017 0 comments

With the fall semester quickly coming to a close, it’s almost time for students to begin registering for Wintersession classes.

Columns, Opinions

Campbell ’18: Left in the cold

February 8, 2017 0 comments

When I first heard that Brown was introducing Wintersession, I could not wait to enroll.

Financial aid relieves Wintersession costs

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Financial aid relieves Wintersession costs

January 31, 2017 0 comments

The University’s pilot Wintersession program costs $6,278 per class for students, though around 75 percent of students received some sort of financial aid.

Wintersession fosters study of niche topics

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Wintersession fosters study of niche topics

January 25, 2017 0 comments

The University launched its Wintersession pilot this January, allowing students to explore one niche subject in the span of three to five weeks.