Subscribe to The Brown Daily Herald Newsletter

Sign up for The Brown Daily Herald’s daily newsletter to stay up to date with what is happening at Brown and on College Hill no matter where you are right now!

Subscribe

Topic: grading

Faculty discuss grading policy for semester at meeting

News, University News

Faculty discuss grading policy for semester at meeting

April 8, 2020 3 comments

University administration and faculty discussed grading policies at this week’s faculty meeting, a topic which has been widely debated by community members since students evacuated campus.

Brown temporarily changes academic policies in response to COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 Updates, News, University News

Brown temporarily changes academic policies in response to COVID-19 pandemic

March 26, 2020 1 comment

The University updated several academic policies following the move to remote learning and teaching in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and recent student and faculty concerns. Policy changes include an opportunity for individual students to modify their grading options.

Ruzicka ’21: Brown should make all courses S/NC while allowing grade petitions

Op-eds, Opinions

Ruzicka ’21: Brown should make all courses S/NC while allowing grade petitions

March 24, 2020 0 comments

Amid the panic and fear caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, college students everywhere have been left in limbo about the trajectory of their academic careers. The most prominent concern I have encountered among students is the impact the global crisis might have on their academic success.

Calvelli ’19: Exploration/No Credit

Columns, Opinions

Calvelli ’19: Exploration/No Credit

October 12, 2018 Comments are Disabled

On Oct. 2, the Sastifactory/No Credit deadline passed without much fanfare. Forty-nine years after its inception, the S/NC option is so ingrained in the Brown experience that it doesn’t stand out as abnormal.