I came across this article that I found interesting
I’ve read many discussions related to the Chicago Ethos here and the way the Hoover controversy played out at Stanford provided an interesting contrast on how other universities are handling such issues.
I also found the student’s take on curriculum flexibility and the kinds of Humanities courses offered a very interesting contrast to UChicago where STEM students struggle with some hefty humanities requirements and Humanities majors persevere against Physical science requirements that often have them crying
This week being midterm week has been hard on many students who are being asked to strive mightily in courses outside their zone of comfort.
Just thought I would share since I thought it provided a nice contrast to two different approaches to undergraduate education taken at two elite universities