Semester

Fall 2016 Honors Seminars

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HONR 208B Contemporary Indian Society

HONR 208L Justice Matters: Law, Literature, and Film

HONR 208M Utopia and Dystopia: Reality and Relevance

HONR 209O The Science of Sleep and Biological Rhythms

HONR 217 Life, The Multiverse and Everything: Developing an Individual Cosmovision

HONR 218B Making a Difference: The Lives and Words of Leaders Who Shape Our Time

HONR 218J Sustainability and Development: From the Individual to the Global

HONR 218L Language and Mind

HONR 218M Elements of Music Composition for Non-Majors

HONR 218P Immigration: Personal Stories and Policy Changes

HONR 218T Political Theater: On Stage and in Washington

HONR 218Y How to Think Like da Vinci, Montaigne, and Shakespeare

HONR219W Africa and the Global Criminal Economy

HONR 219Y Merging the Multiple Me’s: Developmental Origins of the Integrated Adult Self

HONR 228E Design for Theatre for Non-Majors

HONR 228G Food Ethics: You Gonna Eat That?

HONR228J The Caribbean Amidst the Global: Interrogating Issues of Pirates and Piracy

HONR 228N Alleviating Poverty in Developing Countries: The Economics and Challenges of Development Programs

HONR 228T Journalism and Peace

HONR 229C Contemporary American Culture as Seen from Abroad: A Transatlantic Seminar

HONR229D How to Make Better Decisions

HONR 229F New Media Frontiers

HONR229K Achieving Justice and Equality in the 21st Century: Problems, Policies and Practice

HONR229L Climate Change: Science, Economics, and Governance

HONR 238C The Future of Energy and Climate Policy

HONR 238D The Contemporary American Musical Theatre: From Hair to Hairspray — and Beyond

HONR 238F From Animal Thoughts to Animal Feelings: Cognitive and Applied Ethology’s Understanding of Animals

HONR 238I Eating with Eyes Wide Open

HONR 238L Engineering in Ancient Empires

HONR 238P Memory, Imagination, Invention: A Creative Writing Workshop

HONR 238Q Nuclear Waste: The Other Consequences of Nuclear Weapons

HONR 238R Terrorism

HONR 239B New York City and the American Dream

HONR 239D Introduction to Printmaking

HONR 239N The Columbian Exchange: How American Encounters Transformed the World

HONR 239X Ecological Design Thinking

HONR 248H From Willowbrook to Attica: Delinquency in the Context of Disability

HONR 258E Creating the Future through Systemic Thinking and Design

HONR 258F Incarceration Nation: Behind Bars in Early America

HONR 258O The Kinesiological Bases of Skilled Performance

HONR 258T Tools of Fiction: Literature and/as Creative Writing

HONR 258W Exploring Homophobia: Demystifying Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues

HONR 268L United States Immigration Issues

HONR 268N Cracking the Secrets of the Universe Using Computers: Re-discovering the Higgs and Searching for Invisible Matter

HONR 269P Formulating U.S. Science and Technology Policy

HONR 269T Understanding U.S. Foreign Policy toward Afghanistan

HONR 269V Virus Hunting: Emerging Diseases, Social Controversies and Nano-Technologies

HONR 278D National Security Dilemmas

HONR 278G Exploring How Foreign Policy Is Developed

HONR 278K Evolutionary Processes in Health Medicine

HONR 278R Creative People, Creative Practice

HONR 279B Social Security in a Changing America

HONR 279L The Problem of Prejudice: Overcoming Impediments to Global Peace and Justice

HONR 279M How Does the Brain Speak? Insights from Neuroimaging and Brain Damage

HONR 279Q The Boy Who Lived, All Grown Up: Assessing the Harry Potter Books and their Adaptations

HONR 279R Faith and Values in Public Life

HONR 288L Medical Devices: Applied Ethics and Public Policy

HONR 288N Understanding the Global Economic Environment

HONR 289A The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology of Infectious Disease

HONR 289N Physical Activity in Health and Human Performance: From Fat to Fit to Olympic Gold

HONR 348J Contemporary Social Issues

HONR 359B Alternatives to Violence

HONR 359F On the Run with Nowhere to Hide: Refugees in the 21st Century

HONR 359G Exploring Meditation

HONR 378A U.S. Diplomacy and Policymaking

HONR 378B Responses to Global Challenges

HONR 378D Science Diplomacy: Foreign Policy and Science, Technology, and Innovation

HONR 378E Public Health Policy

HONR378G Homeland and National Security Policy

HONR 378J Energy and Environmental Policy

HONR 378K Critical Regions and International Relations