Current Honors Courses

Current Honors Courses

Fall 2017

HIST 144: The World at War: 1939-1945

Dr. Robert Szymczak, Associate Professor of History

The course will provide the opportunity for in-depth study of the origins and conduct of World War II. Topics will include political, economic, and cultural influences in the period as well as military history.

ENGL 240: Utopia and Dystopia

Dr. Kristen Olson, Associate Professor of English

This class examines interactions between science, technology, and society as imagined in the literary tradition of Utopian/Dystopian fiction. We’ll look particularly at convergences of the fictive and the real, and trends we see emerging in our present-day experience, as well as those we might imagine … or think unimaginable.