Reading Project

The common intellectual experience for the entering first-year class. The Reading Project engages students and faculty from different backgrounds and academic interests through the reading and discussion of a selected book.

Idea Symposium

An annual event that invites undergraduate students from all disciplines to share projects that showcase scientific rigor and their creative talents.

Experts in Residence

Experts who reside on campus (or visit throughout the semester) that meet with students, speak to classes and host events with the goal of assisting with applications and insights to specific programs like Teach for America and the US State Department.