PhD Student David Stout offered to participate in Brown's new Open Graduate Program

posted Mar 27, 2012, 4:16 PM by Dave Stout
David Stout wins a coveted position to participate in Brown University's new Open Graduate Program offered by the Graduate School and funded by the by a $2-million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The article titled "PhD Students to Blaze ‘Open Curriculum’ Path at Graduate Level"  talks about the pilot initiative that will enable doctoral students from any discipline at Brown to pursue a master’s degree in any other discipline offered by the University. Graduate students already enjoy the latitude to pursue interdisciplinary scholarship, but this program expands and formalizes the opportunity. The program also more closely aligns the Graduate School with the spirit of Brown’s open undergraduate curriculum, a cornerstone of the University’s pedagogy.

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