It’s time for the University to get this turnover under control, and demonstrate a commitment to keeping its most important departments more stable – for everyone’s sake.
It’s tempting to take a lighter course load as a senior, but it’s counterproductive to devote a semester to something other than learning.
Of course, development of critical thinking skills should be a key part of higher education. This process does not, however, diminish the importance of career preparation.
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The educational policy committee will propose the resolution Friday, the first faculty-led effort to improve the University’s graduation rate, which shows that one out of five students do not graduate within six years.
GW has not yet decided whether to add more make-up days this spring after canceling three and a half days of classes, a spokeswoman said this week.
You should know that the top leaders of the law and business schools this year have made sure you aren’t getting the full story.
The new feature is a small step toward a major University goal: allow students to experiment with different academic subjects. The University stressed interdisciplinary learning and research in its decade-long strategic plan, finalized last spring.
After its first year, the sustainability minor program is set to become one of GW’s signatures.
The University needs to help better integrate new students with disabilities into the city, and connect them with tools that help them succeed on a day-to-day basis.