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Topic: concentration

The Watson Institute announced the new IAPA concentration last spring to mixed student reactions. The three-track concentration is now available to current students in the 2019-20 academic year.

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Watson implements new IAPA concentration

December 2, 2019 0 comments

The Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs has begun developing its new concentration in International and Public Affairs.

Starting in the spring, a Certificate in Entrepreneurship will be offered by the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship. The University announced last semester that it would begin to offer certificates.

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BEO concentration on its way out

October 1, 2019 1 comment

The University has begun to phase out the Business, Entrepreneurship and Organizations concentration and replace it with three new curricular pathways.

Watson Institute plans to merge three concentrations, IR Director to step down

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Watson Institute plans to merge three concentrations, IR Director to step down

March 6, 2019 Comments are Disabled

The Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs intends to combine three of its concentrations — Development Studies, International Relations and Public Policy — into a single concentration called “International and Public Affairs.”

Computer science department plans expansion

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Computer science department plans expansion

December 6, 2018 1 comment

At a time when cybersecurity, machine learning and artificial intelligence deeply influence the economy and public debate, more students are flocking to the University’s Department of Computer Science.

Students and faculty at the Watson Institute of International and Public Affairs are engaged in conversation about the prospect of combining the concentrations of  International Relations, Development Studies and Public Policy into one concentration.

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Report suggests combining Watson concentrations

October 29, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Last April, the Office of the Dean of the College led a review of the three undergraduate concentrations affiliated with the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs.

Perceived job prospects impact concentration choices

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Perceived job prospects impact concentration choices

April 21, 2016 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Spring 2016 Poll

92.5 percent listed passion for the subject as a factor in their concentration choice, while only 81.1 percent of BEO or economics concentrators said that.

Interdisciplinary, design-based architecture concentration established

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Interdisciplinary, design-based architecture concentration established

March 23, 2016 Comments are Disabled

For students still undecided on a concentration, there is now a new option to consider: architecture.