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Curriculum committee begins collaborating

Illustration: Emily Johnson

Karah Kemmerly

September 22, 2011

On Wednesday, Sept. 14, Whitman's newly-formed curriculum committee had its first meeting. Formed at the end of last year in order to grapple with the problem of course compression, the committee is working towards making the curriculum better address student needs. At the meeting, the committee discuss...

Decision about student representation on curriculum committee postponed

Karah Kemmerly

March 31, 2011

The faculty originally planned to make a decision about whether to have student representation on next year's curriculum committee at their meeting on Wednesday, March 30. However, discussion of other proposals prevented them from doing so. Prior to the meeting, ASWC was informed that several old...

Registration difficulties overwhelm students

Molly Smith

November 18, 2010

First-year Jamie Edison can capture his spring pre-registration experience in a single word: stressful. Not only were two of his first-choice classes closed by the time his registration opened, so were his second-choice options. In order to take the minimum 12-credit course load, Edison had to sign up...

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