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In the introductory Computer Science courses at Tufts, we learn the C++ programming language. One of the most common gripes about these fairly challenging (from a newbie perspective) classes is that we learn a language that is not “useful”. If

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The Future of Humanities: Part I: Get Rid of Them!

For months and perhaps years, there has been an ongoing debate about getting rid of or changing the face of Humanities majors in Higher Education, largely spawned by the volatile job market for recent graduates. One post on Thought Catalog

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Now is the Best Time to Learn STEM Online

Udacity, a website for free and open university-level courses in STEM fields, offers classes that are not put on a set time limit, including: Intro to Physics (PH100) Landmarks in Physics Introduction to Statistics (ST101) Making Decisions based on Data

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