All rising sophomores are invited to apply for admission to the Science Conversation, regardless of major or intended major. Applications will be read by faculty members of the program’s steering committee. The committee will strive for the broadest possible mix of backgrounds and interests. The cohort of 24 students for each academic year will be notified of their acceptance and pre-registered for the program in advance of registration in the spring.
To apply, complete the application form linked below. You will be asked for a personal statement that explains why you would like to be admitted to the Science Conversation.
Applicants will be evaluated on their potential to benefit from and contribute to
> a seminar style, discussion-based learning environment
> a primary texts approach
> an interdisciplinary perspective