Denison's Alumni College Classes Open To Area Friends And Alums
Date of Event: June 1, 2001
Posted: May 7, 2001
Denison University's Alumni College, held as part of Alumni Reunion Weekend, will offer a program of 14 mini-courses on Friday and Saturday (June 1 and 2). All area alumni, friends, and interested citizens are invited to participate. Courses, which last an hour and a quarter, are taught by Denison University faculty members and encompass a wide range of topics in history and literature, the sciences, the social sciences, and the arts. The registration fee for up to four courses is $22.
Among the courses offered this year are: "When Terra is not so Firma: Earthquakes and Plate Tectonics"; "The Witch-Hunt in Early Modern Europe and Colonial America"; "Eyesore or Art: The Tumbledown Shed, Dilapidated Barn and Overgrown Field"; "As Close as it Gets: The 2000 Presidential Election in Historical Perspective"; "The Birds of Denison"; "Fitness for the Busy Person"; and "The Sociocultural Perspective on Popular Music."
A complete list of courses and registration forms are available by contacting Alumni Affairs Coordinator Kim Ritchey at (740) 587-6576.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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