New Student Policy for Winter Quarter
will accept a few new students into "Contemporary Social Issues"
for winter quarter provided they meet our expectations and requirements .
- Some background in sociology or political economy
- Strong, reliable skills in reading and writing critically
- Before Jan. 3, 2005, read:
á Derek Bell, Silent Covenants
á Snow and Anderson, Down on Their Luck
á Richard Rothstein, "Must Schools Fail?," New York Review of Books, December 2, 2004, pp. 29 – 37. [on-line version of this article]
- Obtain a signature from one of us. Send an email requesting a conference as soon as you can.
If you are interested in pursuing this, please go to our program web-site. You will find details there about our curriculum for winter quarter. Let us know soon if we should expect you to join us. We only have a few places.