In May, we hosted the biennial visit of the DUE Visiting Committee (VC). The purpose of this external committee is to provide insight and guidance to the DUE leadership and the senior leadership at MIT. In July, I shared a summary of the visit, which was focused on three key topics:
- Enhancing students’ educational experiences in the freshman year
- Admissions: a view into the selection process
- DUE opportunities vis a vis recommendations of the Task Force on the Future of MIT Education
Beyond the feedback the Committee shared during the visit, I received a report summarizing their observations and recommendations. I wanted to share their key findings with you, which are as follows...