Goucher College 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.
Goucher College 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalogue
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Goucher College embraces the international, intercultural, and ecological dimensions of every discipline at every level, and connects the intellectual community with the communities around it in substantive, meaningful ways, and comprehensively prepare students to participate in the world of the 21st century as true global citizens.
Goucher’s vision of transcending boundaries is rooted in the belief that in the future, every academic inquiry and intellectual endeavor must have a global context—and Goucher’s study-abroad initiative is a crucial part of realizing that vision. A Goucher education broadens perspectives in all areas of study, engaging in heightened, intensified discourse that emphasizes international citizenry and intercultural perspectives. The college community encourages intellectual and imaginative efforts that transcend boundaries not only between disciplines, but also among individuals, cultures, and nations worldwide.
Goucher College is also committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body. Through an expanded consciousness of what diversity means and how it may be attained, the community works toward an environment of inclusiveness and mutual respect, emphasizing the discussion and critical evaluation of every point of view in order to reach a balanced understanding of the common challenges we face. And, in order to sustain, invigorate, and expand the intellectual, social, and cultural life of the campus community, Goucher draws on the resources and experience of its vital extended community, including its more-than 11,000 valued alumnae/i.
Goucher College is dedicated to a liberal arts education that prepares students within a broad, humane perspective for a life of inquiry, creativity, and critical and analytical thinking.
The college reserves the right to change or cancel without notice programs of study, requirements, course offerings, policies, regulations, procedures, calendar, financial aid, fees or other matters.
Revisions and additions to the curriculum are published at the beginning of each semester. It is the responsibility of each student to keep apprised of all changes. This catalogue is not to be regarded as a contract.
Location: 1021 Dulaney Valley Road, Baltimore, MD 21204
Main Phone Number: 410-337-6000