Fall 2020 Courses | Macaulay Honors College

Fall 2020 Courses

Decision 2020: The Election in Real Time

This course will treat the election of 2020 — at all levels — as a large canvas, suitable for the teaching of history, political science, civics and even some anthropology.

Instructor: Ted Widmer
Thursdays, 10 AM – 12:40 PM
Macaulay Honors College, Online
Course Code TBD

Impact Documentaries

This course will study many of the great Impact Documentaries that have explored, exposed and improved our understanding of important social issues.

Instructor: Robert Small
Thursdays, 4:00 PM – 6:40 PM
Macaulay Honors College, Online
MHC 349

It’s Not Fair: Young Adult Literature and Social Justice

Instructor: Karel Rose
Thursdays, 5 PM – 7:40 PM
Macaulay Honors College, Online
MHC 327

 

 

Disability and Bioethics

This course will examine social, cultural, gendered, and bioethical approaches to human variations that become categorized as disability.

Instructor: Elizabeth Reis
Tuesdays, 5 PM-7:40 PM
Macaulay Honors College, Online

Macaulay Springboard

An opportunity for seniors to create a springboard—an open-ended project that builds on knowledge acquired and opens possibilities for ongoing learning.

Instructors: Elizabeth Reis and Logan McBride
Fridays, 10:00 AM – 12:40 PM
Macaulay Honors College, Online

Seminar 3: Science Forward (Cross-Campus)

Science Forward is a new type of undergraduate science seminar, helping students to see science as a lens on the world, a way of approaching questions and challenges.

Instructor: Emily Rice
Wednesdays, 10:00 AM – 12:40 PM
Macaulay Honors College, Online
MHC 255