Spring

PSY 1017. Nature Can Nurture: Fostering an Ecological Worldview

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N/A
  • Professor: Jacob Rode
  • Term: Spring
  • Day: TBA
  • Time: TBA
  • School: Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Course ID: 217526
  • Subject Area: Psychology 

Ever wonder why taking a walk on the beach, or in a park, or through trees, makes you feel restored and renewed? Does a short trip outside improve your mood? Although popular media encourages people to get outside and explore nature, it is unclear how many of these claims about nature are actually backed by research. Students taking...

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HLS 2359: Food Law and Policy

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N/A
  • Professor: Emily Broad Leib
  • Term: Spring, Fall
  • Day: T
  • Time: 1:45-3:45PM
  • Course ID: 213839

 

This seminar will present an overview of topics in food law and policy, and will examine how these laws shape what we eat. In recent years, increasing attention has been paid to a range of issues impacting the food system from farm to fork to landfill. In the past few years, major news stories have covered the U.S. farm bill, labeling of genetically engineered food products, soda taxes...

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OEB 60. Fundamentals of Marine Biology

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Spring
  • Professor: Aaron Hartman
  • Term: Spring
  • Day: T, Th
  • Time: 12:00-1:15PM
  • School: Faculty of Arts & Sciences
  • Course ID: 217833

We will explore the fundamentals of marine biology, and in doing so, learn about the complex lifestyles of organisms whose home spans three quarters of our planet. We will take a process-driven approach, focusing first on the fundamentals: the interrelated processes of marine physiology, ecology, and evolution. What biological processes help...

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ESE 163. Pollution Control in Aquatic Ecosystems

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Spring
  • Professor: Patrick Ulrich
  • Term: Spring
  • Days: TBA
  • Time: 12:00-1:15PM
  • School: Faculty of Arts & Sciences
  • Course ID: 109684
  • Subject Area: Environmental Science & Engineering

This course is focused on aspects of environmental engineering related to the fate, transport, and control of pollution in surface water ecosystems. Course modules will cover ecological impacts of environmental contaminants; fundamental chemistry of natural waters; surface water aspects of...

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GENED 1168. Tragedy Today

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Spring
  • Professor: Naomi Weiss
  • Term: Spring
  • Day: M, W
  • Time: 10:30-11:45AM
  • School: Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Course ID: 218233
  • Subject Area: General Education

“It’s a sad tale, it’s a tragedy / It’s a sad song…. We’re gonna sing it anyway.” So sings Hermes at the start of Hadestown, the hit broadway show that deals with capitalism, demagoguery, borders, and climate change. Based on the ancient artform of tragedy, this musical provokes its audiences to reflect on very modern...

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