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Summer 2020

ARTS 611
Tuesday & Thursday
09:00AM - 12:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Plein Air Painting
Pease Berman,Marion

This course is designed to equip the student to become adept at landscape painting en plein air in oils. Assembling an easily transportable and complete painting kit is essential to this method of working. A recommended materials list will be... more

ARTS 625
Monday & Wednesday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Monotype Printmaking
Shinohara,Keiji

The monotype print is a free form of printmaking more akin to painting than to the traditional woodcut or etched print. It is also a process in which the artist encounters fewer technical difficulties than in other traditional printmaking methods.... more

HUMS 607
Note: Special Schedule
09:00AM - 05:00PM
11-JUL-2020 to
26-JUL-2020
Depictions of Mental Illness in Literature: The Power of Representation
D'Andrea,Jennifer

Special Schedule: July 11, 12, 13, 25, and 26; Time - 9:00am-5:00pm Room: TBA Mental illness has captured the attention of authors and the interest of readers for generations. The manner in which mental illness is portrayed in a particular work... more

HUMS 622
Tuesday & Thursday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Writing and Revision
Skyhorse,Brando

Revision is considered the final stage of writing but what is it, exactly? What does the process entail? What constitutes a revision? How do other writers revise? And what are the rules writers can follow to make a revision a cornerstone of their... more

HUMS 624
Monday & Wednesday
01:00PM - 04:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Place, Character, and Design
Greene,Anne F.

This course offers a rich and varied reading list and a chance to write and experiment, with careful editing of one's work. We welcome a diverse group of participants: people who have professional or personal goals or projects, aspiring... more

HUMS 626
Monday through Friday
10:00AM - 04:00PM
22-JUN-2020 to
26-JUN-2020
Graphic Narratives: Word, Image, Page
Baraw,Charles

This course is designed to give students a deep immersion in the work of five of the most influential writer/artists in the dynamic field of contemporary graphic narratives. Conceived as both an introduction to the medium and as an intensive forum... more

HUMS 640
Note: Special Schedule
09:00AM - 05:00PM
03-JUL-2020 to
19-JUL-2020
Poetic Justice: The Role of Poetry and Poets in Shaping Legal Rights
Perez,Jonathan Andrew

Special Schedule: July 3, 4, 5, 18 and 19; Time - 9:00am-5:00pm Room: TBA This course considers the contemporary poetry of Cortney Lamar Charleston, Jericho Brown, Nicole Sealey, Terrance Hayes' Sonnets, Reginald Dwayne Betts' Yale Law... more

SCIE 607
Note: Special Schedule
09:00AM - 05:00PM
11-JUL-2020 to
26-JUL-2020
Depictions of Mental Illness in Literature: The Power of Representation
D'Andrea,Jennifer

Special Schedule: July 11, 12, 13, 25, and 26; Time - 9:00am-5:00pm Room: TBA Mental illness has captured the attention of authors and the interest of readers for generations. The manner in which mental illness is portrayed in a particular work... more

SCIE 634
Monday through Friday
09:00AM - 05:00PM
22-JUN-2020 to
26-JUN-2020
The Human Animal
Powzyk,Joyce Ann

The 'Human Animal' is a course that examines the concept of human evolution through the lens that we -- the human species -- are also a type of animal, roaming the landscape harvesting food, avoiding predators, and dealing with disease... more

SCIE 635
Monday through Friday
09:00AM - 05:00PM
03-AUG-2020 to
07-AUG-2020
The Connecticut River: Natural History and Human Imprints
Hammerson,Geoffrey

The Connecticut River has been a focal area of human activity throughout history. Most of these activities affect a great diversity of plants and animals: bald eagles, herons and other water birds; dozens of fish species, ranging from darters and... more

SCIE 682
Monday & Wednesday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Adolescent Psychology
Garrett,Noel R

Adolescent Psychology examines the physical, cognitive, social, and moral development of adolescents in the contexts of family, peers, school, work, and the media. It discusses major theories, methods of studying adolescents, adolescent... more

SCIE 682W
Monday & Wednesday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Adolescent Psychology
Garrett,Noel R

Adolescent Psychology examines the physical, cognitive, social, and moral development of adolescents in the contexts of family, peers, school, work, and the media. It discusses major theories, methods of studying adolescents, adolescent... more

SOCS 607
Note: Special Schedule
09:00AM - 05:00PM
11-JUL-2020 to
26-JUL-2020
Depictions of Mental Illness in Literature: The Power of Representation
D'Andrea,Jennifer

Special Schedule: July 11, 12, 13, 25, and 26; Time - 9:00am-5:00pm Room: TBA Mental illness has captured the attention of authors and the interest of readers for generations. The manner in which mental illness is portrayed in a particular work... more

SOCS 613
Monday & Wednesday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
The Politics of the Modern Global Economy
Gallarotti,Giulio

This course is an introduction to major issues in the politics of today's global economy. We will cover such broad topics as globalization, trade, monetary relations, imperialism, debt, foreign direct investment, resource cartels, development,... more

SOCS 624
Monday & Wednesday
09:00AM - 12:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Communicating with Students: Teaching Students to Communicate
Ryan,Sarah

This course will explore communication from the perspectives of the teacher and the learner. In this course, you will read about communication barriers ranging from conversational apprehension to poor language selection. You will then learn... more

SOCS 636
Tuesday & Thursday
09:00AM - 12:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Human Rights
Shulman,Mark R.

History is replete with rabid pogroms, merciless religious wars, tragic show trials and even genocide. For as long as people have congregated, they have defined themselves in part as against the other - and persecuted the other. But history has... more

SOCS 638
Monday & Wednesday
01:00PM - 04:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Europe Since the French Revolution
Greene,Nathanael

This course surveys the history of Europe beginning with the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic era, 1789-1815, and is intended primarily as an introduction to decisive events and interpretation of central themes. Attention will be devoted to... more

SOCS 638W
Monday & Wednesday
01:00PM - 04:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Europe Since the French Revolution
Greene,Nathanael

This course surveys the history of Europe beginning with the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic era, 1789-1815, and is intended primarily as an introduction to decisive events and interpretation of central themes. Attention will be devoted to... more

SOCS 639
Tuesday & Thursday
01:00PM - 05:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Recreating a Memory: Revisiting WW2 and The Holocaust in Fictional Movies
Bogen,Amir

More than 70 years have passed since the end of the Second World War, and the challenge of preserving the memory of humanity's most horrendous trauma is becoming harder and harder with every year that passes and with each survivor's... more

SOCS 642
Tuesday & Thursday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Social and Political Perspectives on Digital Media
Rosewarne,Lauren

This course will be fully-online. More details will be available by the end of May. This course examines the intersection between social media, politics, and society, analyzing platforms like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram to understand... more

SOCS 682
Monday & Wednesday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Adolescent Psychology
Garrett,Noel R

Adolescent Psychology examines the physical, cognitive, social, and moral development of adolescents in the contexts of family, peers, school, work, and the media. It discusses major theories, methods of studying adolescents, adolescent... more

SOCS 682W
Monday & Wednesday
06:00PM - 09:00PM
29-JUN-2020 to
30-JUL-2020
Adolescent Psychology
Garrett,Noel R

Adolescent Psychology examines the physical, cognitive, social, and moral development of adolescents in the contexts of family, peers, school, work, and the media. It discusses major theories, methods of studying adolescents, adolescent... more


All courses subject to change

Course Options

GLS courses have a
variety of scheduling and
study options. 

The options available for
each course are indicated
within the 
course's description.

Here is the Key:

CERT: This course will
count toward the req-
uirements for the
Graduate Certificate
in Writing.

Crosslisted: Students may
enroll in the concentration
option that best
meets their academic
needs.

FDN: This course is offered
with a Foundational
Writing Option

FDN-CERT: The
Foundational Writing
Option of this course 
will count toward the
Graduate Certificate
in Writing.

Hybrid: This course
includes online class
meetings with other
special scheduling
features.

Immersion: This course
will have fewer class
meetings that will meet
for longer periods of
time (e.g., weekends-only,
five-day immersion, etc.).

Online: A limited number
of seats will be offered
for students to attend the
course online, from
off-campus.
Online meetings
are synchronous,
meaning that students
must be available at the
time that class sessions
are held so that they
can fully participate
in discussions.