What you need to know

The Subcommittee on the Communication Requirement (SOCR) is a permanent subcommittee of the Committee on the Undergraduate Program (CUP). Its membership includes one faculty co-chair from the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS) and one faculty co-chair from the School of Engineering or the School of Science; and in addition, one faculty member from each of the five Schools; two undergraduates; and ex officiis, the Vice Chancellor, the Dean of SHASS, and the head of Comparative Media Studies/Writing, or their designated representatives. The Registrar's Office provides administrative support. For more information about SOCR, email socr@mit.edu.


2019-2020 Subcommittee on the Communication Requirement

Adam Albright, SHASS Co-chair, Linguistics
Michael Follows, School of Engineering Co-chair, Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science
Kathleen MacArthur, Executive Officer and Associate Dean for Curriculum and Faculty Support

Faculty

department

Catherine E. Clark History
Oliver Jagoutz Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science
Ray Reagans Management
TBD School of Architecture and Planning Representative
TBD School of Engineering Representative

Students

 
Matisse Peppet '20 Undergraduate Representative
Sarah Weidman '21

Undergraduate Representative

Ex officio

 
Paola Cappellaro Designated Representative, Vice Chancellor
Edward Schiappa Designated Representative, Head of Comparative Media Studies/Writing
TBD Designated Representative, Dean of SHASS 

STAFF

 
Jason Donath  Staff Associate
Thomas Scahill  Staff Associate