ISPs prompt students to learn more about their passions and create connections

ISPs prompt students to learn more about their passions and create connections

Whether students are in their first or third years at New College, the Independent Study Project (ISP) that occurs during January is an important and sometimes challenging thing to approach. Since ISP has the potential for such a broad range...
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Conversation, community and social relevance: Making the most of ISP

Conversation, community and social relevance: Making the most of ISP

After response to a guest of a student wearing a Nazi costume on campus, the importance of community standards seems more relevant than ever. For those interested in becoming community leaders, expanding personal knowledge and creating dialogue about important...
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Concerns rise about ISPs as January approaches

With less than a month left in the first semester of the school year, students are beginning to prepare for their Independent Study Projects, or ISPs. Almost 240 students gathered into the Sudakoff Center on October 27 for the ISP...
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An Adventure Abroad: the Canopy Ecology ISP

An Adventure Abroad: the Canopy Ecology ISP

February 18, 2015 / Volume XXXVII / Issue I Fantastical insects, glowing fungi, leaf-cutter ant colonies and glorious sights of canopies stretching as far as the eye can see. These are just some of the wonders the Canopy Ecology ISP...
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ISP deadline fast approaching, spots still open

With the deadline for ISP Description Forms, Dec. 5, closing in fast, there is still a mass of students who are left wondering what they can do for their ISP. Some students cannot come up with an idea, or have,...
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Students gather for ISP workshop

Last Wednesday saw a conglomeration of students in Sudakoff for the ISP workshop. Mostly first-years and second-years with the occasional upper year, all were in a January state of mind, ready for information and much anticipated Group ISP details. The...
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On the Road: Students Sound Off on ISPs Off Campus

Independent Study Project, or ISP, season is approaching. While some students are still contemplating what to do for an entire month on campus, other students have already finalized the details necessary to leave and do their ISP abroad.The ISP is...
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