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The Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program is set to offer a course on Harper Lees To Kill A Mockingbird this May. In addition to undergraduate students, the course is open to the public in hopes of educating a broader demographic on books which are banned from some schools.

Banned book course offering

Virginia Behmer, Staff Reporter April 20, 2018

“To Ban a Mockingbird in 2018” will be a course offered during the month of May through the Laura and Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program. Focusing on the novel “To Kill a Mockingbird” (TKAM)...

Interdisciplinary study becomes the new norm

Celia Wan, News Editor September 9, 2016

Studying evolutionary biology with the rigorousness of a historian and analyzing medical data set with the precision of a mathematician. These are the skills that the two newly approved majors, data...

Cat skeletons, gladiators among The Observers picks for the five most interesting classes to take this spring

Cat skeletons, gladiators among The Observer’s picks for the five most interesting classes to take this spring

Julia Bianco, News Editor November 14, 2014

Opening up SIS can bring up a whirlwind of emotions: fear, anxiety, sometimes even pure terror. With hundreds of options available, how are students supposed to decide which classes to take each semester?...

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