The Daily Eastern News

Students choose majors for different reasons

Mallory Kutnick, Campus Reporter

February 15, 2017

For some, coming to college means chasing lifelong dreams. For others, it means experimenting and trying to find purpose in life. Students decide on their majors for many different reasons. Brandy Matthews, a sophomore sociology major, found her calling in life from a single class. “It was...

CAA to vote on rural studies minor changes

Nick Sineni, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2015

The Council on Academic Affairs will be voting on new courses and to change the rural studies minor for fall 2016 at 2 p.m. Thursday in Room 4440 of Booth Library. The CAA approved the rural studies minor at the end of spring 2015; there have been some revised changes to the minor with the removal...

CAA to vote on 3 new courses

Megan Ivey, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2015

The Council for Academic Affairs will review and vote on three new courses, two in the sociology and anthropology department and one in the psychology department, during its meeting Thursday. Marita Gronnvoll, CAA chair, said the three new course proposals are for ANT 3610 Language and Culture, PSY...

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