Dive into Settler Colonial Studies & Native American History– Seats in American Studies FYS course

 Check out this new course in AMST, which has seats available. Here is the info: AMST 150: Indigenous Middletown: Native Histories of the Wangunk Indian People  Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:20-11:40am in CAMS 1 This is a writing intensive course in which students will be introduced to the new field of settler colonial studies, the … Read moreDive into Settler Colonial Studies & Native American History– Seats in American Studies FYS course

New Courses with Seats!

RELI216: Jesus through Jewish Eyes is a FYS. It allows students to gain knowledge and appreciation of the complex relation between the Jewish and Christian traditions. Alongside developing academic writing skills, this course also lets students experiment with the analysis of visual representations (https://iasext.wesleyan.edu/regprod/!wesmaps_page.html?stuid=&facid=NONE&crse=015029&term=1179). RELI272: Thinking after the Holocaust. is a more advanced seminar, designed … Read moreNew Courses with Seats!

Course with Seats: MUSC 109–Experimental Music

Introduction to Experimental Music (MUSC 109) Fall 2017; Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2:50 p.m. – 4:10 p.m., RHH 003 This course is a survey of recent and historical electronic and instrumental experimental works, with emphasis on the works of American composers. Starting with early experimentalists, germinal works of John Cage and Henry Cowell, Earle Brown, Christian … Read moreCourse with Seats: MUSC 109–Experimental Music

Seats Available in FYS Course: Ethnicity, Race & Religion in the Middle Ages

Why does some characters’ skin change color in medieval romances? What did Ghenghis Khan’s family think about Europeans? And why do US white supremacist groups wear symbols from the twelfth-century crusade era? These are all different kinds of questions, but we address them in: English 153, “Ethnicity, Race, and Religion in the Middle Ages.” Professor … Read moreSeats Available in FYS Course: Ethnicity, Race & Religion in the Middle Ages

New Course Added: Musical Theater Workshop–THEA 279

There’s a great opportunity in the upcoming semester (F 2017) for students interested in making musical theater.   Please note that there are prerequisites, but prerequisite over-rides may be available for students who have the appropriate skill set.  This can be done during the Adjustment period or Drop/Add period after consulting with the instructor. Tony and … Read moreNew Course Added: Musical Theater Workshop–THEA 279

Deadline for Course Registration Preferences — August 1, 5 p.m.

The time is drawing near to submit your ranked preferences for seven First Year Seminars and seven intro/general courses.  Check that you have a balanced schedule and that your plan of study: has three of four courses in each of the three divisions (NSM, SBS, HA); includes at least one in a subject you love … Read moreDeadline for Course Registration Preferences — August 1, 5 p.m.

The Four Competencies at Wesleyan

COMPETENCIES AT WESLEYAN:  Approaches to Consider in Your Plan of Study Flexible Framework for Considering Competencies While at Wesleyan, students engage in the deep study of an academic field once they have declared a major, and they develop academic breadth through their general education coursework. In addition, they will also build broad, interdisciplinary skills through … Read moreThe Four Competencies at Wesleyan