Hello Class of 2021! Confused about Pre-Registration? Don’t know what classes to take? How to register? Want some snacks? Your Academic Peer Advisors (Rubye and Haley), Paul Turenne (from the Registrar’s office), and Dean Brown (your class dean) want to help as you figure out course plans for the spring semester. We are hosting a workshop this Friday, November 3 from 1:00-2:00PM in Usdan 108. Come join us for Pre-Reg tips and tricks (and treats)! Bring your questions and … Read morePre-Registration Workshop!! Fri., Nov. 3 from 1-2 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.
Check out another new addition to the First Year Seminars! AMST119.01 Reading Difference Also, check out, if you have not already, the newly-p0sted course being taught in FILM by Michael Pope, the long-time collaborator of Amanda Palmer (of Dresden Dolls), called the “The Art of Doing,” then definitely do so. It is a Permission-of-Instructor course and applications … Read moreAnother New FYS!
Below are some additional First Year Seminar Courses for you to consider that have been added since pre-registration started. Update your ranked FYS list before 5 p.m. on Tuesday, August 1, if you are interested in any of them. GRST230.01 The Simple Life PHIL207.01 Live Like a Philosopher ENGL190.01 Place, Character, and Design: Techniques in … Read moreNew First Year Seminar Course Options!
This new course will be hosted by Film and taught by Wes alumna Amanda Palmer’s long-time collaborator, Michael Pope. (If you are not familiar with Amanda Palmer’s work, you can check her out here: http://amandapalmer.net/) It is a Permission of Instructor (POI) course with notification of admission on August 31. Title: “The Art of Doing: Creative … Read moreNew Course: “The Art of Doing: Creative Project Production and Making It Happen”
EXPLORE Your Interests and the Wesleyan Curriculum! Professor Andrew Szegedy-Maszak, Professor of Classical Studies, Jane A. Seney Professor of Greek, urges first-year students to extend themselves beyond the typical high school subjects: Now that you are starting to think about the courses you would like to take, you should remember a couple of things. This … Read moreProfessor’s Advice: EXPLORE the Wes Curriculum!
On July 10 at 9 a.m., course pre-registration for the Fall semester will open! Woo hoo! There will be a pre-reg link in the alert box of your Wesportal. The upper frame will open in WesMaps, the online curriculum, and the bottom frame will be where you will rank a list of seven first-year seminars … Read moreCourse Pre-registration — July 10!