Learning Environments

The majority of classes are held in the Main Building. Humanities, history, English, philosophy, and religion classes meet around seminar tables to facilitate discussion. The average class size is 13.

The A. Whitney Griswold Science Building, commonly known as Science Building, houses 13 laboratory classrooms, an optics lab, grow room, scanning electron microscope, photography and film department’s five black-and-white and color darkrooms, video editing room, and two screening/classrooms. The lower level of the Science Building now houses The Class of  2017 EFX (Engineering, Fabrication, and Exploration) Lab and The Leung Prototyping Studio, where students can test and implement design and engineering principles and collaborate on projects that span the curriculum.