Brown University
Development Studies


The Student Language Exchange

SLE facilitates peer-to-peer language programs on several college campuses and has an online presence to promote language learning throughout the nation. We are looking for students passionate about foreign language and culture that are interested in writing for the SLE Examiner, a blog all about language. Learn more!


Spring 2017 pre-approved courses

The lis of pre-approved courses for spring '17 is now available. 
Check Banner often as this list is subject to change.
Added to the core (for the spring '17 semester only):
POLS1290 The Rise of China
POLS 1295 The Politics of Health and Disease

Fall '16 concentration advisor office hours

Professor Chorev's fall '16 office hours
Wednesdays 9:00-10:00a
Watson Institute ofc 342
Make an appointment


The DS DUG is an organization led by undergraduate DS concentrators serving the dual purpose of organizing DS-related campus-wide events and advocating for increased university resources to continue the expansion of the DS program.

Get involved. Join the DS DUG today!