Course Description

COLL 080
First Year Seminar

The First Year Seminar emphasizes the value of embracing a broad diversity of perspectives, critically analyzing power relations in both global and local contexts, and understanding knowledge as intimately connected to meaningful social change. Students will engage in conversation about their creative, intellectual, and artistic visions, nurture and support one another’s ideas and gain confidence to make bold and imaginative contributions to their field. Students will work closely with staff and faculty to develop skills in critical analysis, research, leadership and community building.

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Only open to entering first year students
Open to undergraduates only.

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Critical Analysis




















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Last Updated: 6/23/17