Figure of speech

Professor Donald Downs, who will retire at the end of the school year, is known as a fierce defender of free speech and academic freedom and an award-winning and provocative teacher.

Former students attribute Downs’ popularity to his charismatic teaching style, one that welcomes — demands, really — discussion and debate in any setting. More »

Science & Technology



L&S researchers are using the IceCube Neutrino Observatory to shed light on some of our universe’s greatest mysteries … and there’s more to come. More »

The Liberal Arts Advantage

2013-14 Annual Report

Introducing the Letters & Science Career Initiative, a new effort to engage students in personal and career development from the time they step on campus to graduation. More »

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