Current Projects

The Call for Preliminary Proposals in Fall 2016 focused on enhancements of subjects in the first-year curriculum and within the General Institute Requirements (GIRs), and projects aimed at enriching faculty-student interactions in the residence-based curriculum. Proposals receiving d'Arbeloff funding include:

Mobile Modular Makerspaces (M3) for the Freshman Seminars and Beyond

Martin Culpepper and Jonathan Hunt

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Computational Thinking in Emphasizing Modeling and Data

Daniel Frey, Tony Patera, Peko Hosoi, Seth Lloyd, and Franz Hover

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Computational Thinking in 15.053

James Orlin

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Medical Narratives: Compelling Stories from Antiquity to Grey's Anatomy

Margery Resnick and Joaquin Terrones

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Time and Frequency Resolved Spectroscopy: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Photosynthesis

Gabriela Schlau-Cohen

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Philosophy and the Arts

Bradford Skow

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Creating a New Concentration in Negotiation and Leadership

Lawrence Susskind and Bruno Verdini

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