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Dec

11

Children's Literature Dual Degree Experience: Carla Carpenter
"Our idea of what a child is is constantly changing," said dual-degree student Carla Carpenter (M.A '15/M.F.A '15), "We live in a complex time. Everything is complex now: television is more complex, music is more complex, and so is our idea of the child. When does childhood begin? When does it end? How much do we as a society construct what childhood is?"

Dec

10

Econometrics Students Present Their Independent Research
Professor Sohrabji’s students presented their academic research on December 10, 2014.

Dec

10

Faculty Accomplishments – November 2014
At Simmons we take the time to acknowledge and appreciate our faculty and their achievements. Each month, this blog will provide an update on their various academic accomplishments and successes.

Dec

9

Tutoring at Simmons: Resources and Tips
We have arrived at finals! We chatted with Terry Muller at the Simmons Tutoring Center about services they provide -- and some study tips for your finals!

Dec

9

First MPP Students Complete Program
Congratulations to our inaugural cohort of Master in Public Policy Program graduates, whose finished degrees will be conferred in May.

Dec

9

Sad Faculty Announcement
A message from President Helen Drinan

Dec

9

Children's Literature Dual Degree Experience: Jillian Bailey
Dual-degree student Jillian Bailey (M.A. '15/MAT '15) is currently student teaching a class of 2nd graders at Horace Mann Elementary School. "I took CHL 403 Picturebook last year, knowing I would be in an elementary classroom this year, and that the books I was reading would have direct relevance to the grade level I am teaching now."

Dec

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Dec

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Children's Literature and the Dual-Degree Experience
Get the scoop on the dual degree Children's Lit/LIS program from current student Alec Chunn

Dec

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Annika Blake-Howland '15, on Being a Dean's Fellow
Annika is a Dean's Fellow for the college art collection!