LS 301-01: Exploring Experiential Education
Instructor: Josh Meyer
Day/Time: Tuesdays from 11-11:50 a.m.
Description: The class will consider experiential education as an instructional approach that involves matching carefully selected problem solving activities with a desired curricular outcome. It will attempt to make sense of the full meaning and implications of this definition through a hands-on (experiential) seminar and will integrate components from the following frameworks: social psychology, management, group relations, neuroscience, education, sociology and anthropology.
LS 301-02: Science & Religion
Instructor: Kevin O'Neil
Day/Time: Mondays and Wednesdays from Noon-12:50 p.m. (class concludes at midterm);
Description: Science and Religion is a seminar-style class in which students will engage in thoughtful discussion of writings and ideas about science, religion and the relationship between the two. Most of the discussion is based on readings from the book The Faith of Scientists. No technical expertise in science is needed for understanding of the readings. The instructor will promote an open-minded, non-confrontational approach to class discussion.
LS 301-03: God
Instructor: Prasanta Bandyopadhyay
Day/Time: Mondays from 2:10-3 p.m.
Description: The course will address the theme of God as the creator/designer from three perspectives: religious, scientific and philosophical.
LS 301-04: Leadership
Instructor: Rob Irizarry
Day/Time: Fridays from 12-12:50 pm.
Description: This seminar will allow students an opportunity to discuss leadership issues which are common to a wide variety of organizations. They deal primarily with human interaction, and come from respected authorities on leadership.