May Term Domestic Courses

Upcoming Travel Courses for 2019

Upcoming travel courses are potentially subject to change based on student interest.

Flag of The United States Travel and Tourism

Travel Dates: TBA
Instructor: Julia Poynter & Rebecca Hochradel
Location: Chicago


Flag of The United States History of Jazz/Rock Music

Travel Dates: TBA
Instructor: Larry Barnes
Location: Cleveland


Flag of The United States Mathematics of the Gaming Industry

Travel Dates: TBA
Instructor: Mike LeVan
Location: Las Vegas


Flag of The United States SITE: Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining

Travel Dates: TBA
Instructor: Peter Fosl & Zoé Strecker
Location: Kentucky
Appalachia and Mountaintop Removal is an interdisciplinary course pairing art with philosophy in order to generate creative and scholarly responses to particular controversial mining practices in the coal fields of Appalachia. Students will read texts, explore the mountains, make art, and investigate contemporary intersections of Appalachian culture with the practices of mining. The course will include a field trip off close to a week to Eastern Kentucky.