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 courses will be posted in the future.

Examples of Courses Held in the Past

"The Power of Persuasion: How It Affects You"
Instructor:  Kristin Cistulli, Ph.D.

"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.

"That's Entertainment?!"
Instructor:  Mark Zelinsky, Ph.D.

"It's ALIIIVE!: New England Myths and Monsters"
Instructor:  Jen Cote, Ph.D.

"Modern China"
Instructor:  Hong Zhou, Ph.D.

"Behaviorism: Learning to Change What you want to Change"
Instructor:  John Molteni, Ph.D.

"TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More: An Adventure Approach"
Instructors:  Justin McGlamery and Lisa Bocchichio

"Meditation and Mindfulness"
Instructor:  Nancy Billias, Ph.D.

"What are Global Health Disparities?"
Instructors:  Janet Knecht, Ph.D. and Sister Beth Fischer

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