A new advising seminar incorporates making and other types of hands-on learning to enhance first-year required courses.
Mentoring And Advising News - 2017
January 31, 2017
January 12, 2017
MIT Senior Jahnavi Kalpathy shares her story of taking a leave of absence.
In spring of 2014, Jahnavi Kalpathy was weighing her options: She could remain at MIT and try to shake the floundering feeling that had plagued her since she arrived at the Institute. Or she could take a year-long leave of absence, using the time to reflect on her academic choices and find a clearer vision of her future. Leaving would mean missing friends and acclimating to a new class; staying would preclude the possibility of a fresh start.