Topic: Writing requirement

Editorial: Elimination of writing requirement step in right direction

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Editorial: Elimination of writing requirement step in right direction

September 19, 2018 0 comments

In July, the University announced it will no longer require applicants to the class of 2023 to submit their scores for the essay portions of the SAT and ACT.

University removes SAT, ACT writing requirement

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University removes SAT, ACT writing requirement

September 5, 2018 0 comments

Applicants to the class of 2023 will no longer be required to submit the essay portion of the SAT or ACT, according to a University press release. In lieu of an SAT or ACT essay, applicants will be encouraged — but not required — to submit a graded paper they wrote for a high school humanities course.

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Malik ’18: In favor of the changed writing requirement

March 22, 2016 0 comments

The course announcement for the 2016-2017 academic year, along with the new website, Courses@Brown, was released not long ago.

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Brown Bites: Feb. 13-19, 2016

February 19, 2016 0 comments

Hasta la vista, Orgo II; emotional support animals; write for your life; we got that entrepreneurial spirit; thanks, Lecture Board!

Students must now take two WRIT-designated courses or submit work related to their concentrations as a graduation requirement.

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Writing requirement changes for first-years, sophomores

February 17, 2016 0 comments

Dean of the College Maud Mandel announced a slight change to the writing requirement in an email to all first-years and sophomores Feb. 10.