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The Core: Six pathways to self-discovery

Submitted by Carolyn Arnold, Assistant Director, Marketing & Communications on September 22, 2011

What is the core and why is it required? Sometimes students see it merely as a set of obligatory classes they must take in order to graduate. Yet, by

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Water Water Everywhere but Not a Drop to Drink

Submitted by Mike Moritz '11 on April 13, 2011

Think about the time you have spent showering and drinking bottled water in the past week. Now envision the water you used for one of those showers an

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SNUZRJOPGALIAZRGCDKNLOSDYHHK: An Introduction to Cryptography

Submitted by Mike Moritz '11 on March 5, 2011

RPJEUXWXVORO. If you could figure out some way to determine that this message might mean OMGBRUTUSLOL, then you would probably be a pretty good crypto

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GSEAP Makes Math Mighty Exciting

Submitted by Meredith Guinness, Assistant Director, Media Relations on March 4, 2011

The drumming stopped around her, but fifth-grader Paige Penn was still grooving on her solo conga. “Oops,” she said, looking around at her clas

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