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Deborah L Pierce
GEN ST 197
Seattle Campus

Freshman Seminar

Small-group discussion with faculty representing a wide spectrum of academic disciplines. Topics and approaches vary. Instructor may introduce research techniques or findings, concentrate on readings in his/her area of interest, or illustrate problems and alternatives related to the study of a particular academic discipline. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: AWSp.

Class description

In this seminar we will seek inspiration from the work of great contemporary thinkers and doers. Using this inspiration, you will have an opportunity to examine a topic of passion in which you may choose to make a vocational or avocational commitment. Well suited to students who want to explore how their interests might turn into work that benefits humankind and the planet.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Deborah L Pierce
Date: 10/21/2010