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Update on Andover’s New Schedule, Annual Calendar

This summer, several faculty members from various departments engaged in collaborative work in preparation for the new daily schedule and annual calendar, which will launch in the fall of 2017. The work was specifically intended for re-envisioning our current curriculum in the “4×5” model.

Join the Conversation

Join our Lunch Table Conversations, hosted by the 4×5 Implementation Committee will begin next week.  The first lunch will take place on Tuesday, September 20, in the Mural Room from 11:15 a.m. to 12:55 p.m. The second lunch will take place on Friday, September 23, from 1:05 to 1:50 p.m. All are welcome to attend! RSVP to yallen@andover.edu. Subsequent meeting times will be posted in the Gazette and on Campus News.

Upcoming Faculty Meetings on Strategic Plan, 4×5 Topics

Monday, September 19

Peter L.S. Currie ’74, Charter Trustee
4×5 Committee update, chaired by Yasmine Allen

Monday, September 26 

Framing for the year’s curriculum work, with Academic Council

Monday, October 17 

4×5 Committee update

Wednesday, October 19 

Faculty Curriculum Day, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Monday, October 24 

Discussion about course time estimates, with Academic Council
Multi/Interdisciplinary working group, led by David Fox and Catherine Kemp

Monday, November 7

4×5 Committee update