Courses


Courses

Explore exciting topics during First-year Seminar.

All first-year students are required to register for a course, so come to Orientation/Registration with choices you are interested in.

Contact Jennifer Cote, Ph.D., [email protected], to learn more about the First-Year Seminar (FYS) course offerings.

Fall 2017 First-year Seminar CourseS

"The Power of Persuasion: How It Affects You"
Instructor:  Kristin Cistulli, Ph.D.
Offered on Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 9-9:50 a.m.

"Life On Mars? Understanding Humanity through an Exploration of Pop Music, Science Fiction, and Science Reality in the Context of the Red Planet"
Instructor:  Derek Dube, Ph.D.
Offered on Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 10-10:50 a.m.

"That's Entertainment?!"
Instructor:  Mark Zelinsky, Ph.D.
Offered on Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 1-1:50 p.m.

"It's ALIIIVE!: New England Myths and Monsters"
Instructor:  Jen Cote, Ph.D.
Offered on Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 9-9:50 a.m.

"Modern China"
Instructor:  Hong Zhou, Ph.D.
Offered on Tuesday/Thursday at 9:30-10:45 a.m.

"Behaviorism: Learning to Change What you want to Change"
Instructor:  John Molteni, Ph.D.
Offered on Tuesday/Thursday at 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

"TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More: An Adventure Approach"
Instructors:  Justin McGlamery and Lisa Bocchichio
Offered on Tuesday/Thursday at 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

"Meditation and Mindfulness"
Instructor:  Nancy Billias, Ph.D.
Offered on Tuesday/Thursday at 2 p.m.

"What are Global Health Disparities?"
Instructors:  Janet Knecht, Ph.D. and Sister Beth Fischer
Offered on Tuesday/Thursday at 2-3:15 p.m.