Alumni New Directions

Alumni New Directions

An announcement of the Board Decision

Dear Saybrook Community: This past weekend the Saybrook Board of Trustees voted to authorize President Mark Schulman to implement phase 3 of his “Crossroads” plan. This decision, debated and discussed intensely over two days, was not taken lightly – particularly after noting the many concerns expressed by students, faculty, and staff in the colleges of Mind-Body Medicine and LIOS on the Crossroads blog. The opportunity presented to us, however, was both significant and...

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Moving Forward, Listening Carefully

Fellow Saybrookians: It is my sincere belief that the Crossroads proposal that the Board has voted into effect will lead to both a less costly and a more effective Saybrook. But that is not the end of the conversation: it is the beginning. Many students in the College of Mind-Body Medicine expressed concern about retaining their program’s community under the new system, along with the comparative value of a degree from a University’s “college” and a...

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