Letter: Your view - US college.Byline: Judith Schwartzstein
THE Record story on movie producer J.J. Abrams said he received his big break while at "art" school Sarah Lawrence College Sarah Lawrence College, at Bronxville, N.Y.; primarily for women; chartered 1926, opened 1928 as Sarah Lawrence College for Women; renamed 1947. It is noted for its creative arts program. .
However, it is important to clarify that while art is a part of the curriculum, Sarah Lawrence is a leading college of the liberal arts and sciences in the US.
A coeducational co·ed·u·ca·tion
The system of education in which both men and women attend the same institution or classes.
co·ed liberal arts college, offering undergraduate as well as graduate degrees, the college offers programmes in the humanities, the natural sciences and mathematics, history and the social sciences, and the creative and performing arts.
Judith Schwartzstein, media and community relations director, Sarah Lawrence College, New York