Archive for July, 2011

Spotlight on Physics and Astronomy

July 1, 2011 4:42 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

The Physics and Astronomy Department prepares students for careers in government, industry, and academia. Physics majors may choose either a 36-credit program leading to a B.A. degree or a 55-credit program leading to a B.S. degree. Visit the Department…

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Spotlight on Economics and Business

July 1, 2011 1:51 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

The Department of Economics and Business provides programs of study for those who plan careers as economists, accountants, or administrators in private enterprise, government, or education. Visit the Department…

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Spotlight on Biological Sciences

July 1, 2011 1:49 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

The Department of Biological Sciences provides opportunities for education and research that span the breadth of the life sciences for training at the undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral, levels. Visit the Department…

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Spotlight on Anthropology

July 1, 2011 1:49 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

Anthropology is the study of human behavior. That exploration of what it means to be human ranges from the study of culture and social relations, to human biology and evolution, to languages, to music, art and architecture, and to vestiges of human habitation. Visit the Department…

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Spotlight on Journalism, Communication, and Theatre

July 1, 2011 1:44 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

The Department of Journalism, Communication, and Theatre announces two new majors. First, a new 42-credit major in Multimedia Journalism, with tracks in print, broadcast, and multilingual journalism. Visit the Department…

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Spotlight on History

July 1, 2011 1:44 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

Faculty members in the Department of History are committed to excellence in narrative and analytical historical reading and writing. They offer a variety of services to students who wish to improve their reading or writing skills, or who wish to pursue a historical problem in more depth than class time permits. Visit the Department…

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Spotlight on English

July 1, 2011 1:42 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

The Department of English offers undergraduates a major with four distinct areas of specialization: Literature, Creative Writing, Professional Writing, and Early Childhood Education. In addition, the Department provides a parallel set of choices for a minor as well as many courses every semester for those students seeking a pleasurable introduction to literature written in English [...]

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Spotlight on Art

July 1, 2011 1:40 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

The Department of Art conducts courses in both studio art (code ART) and art history (code ARH). The Department offers a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Art, as well as a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Art. Students in the B.A. program may major in either studio art or art history. Visit the Department…

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Spotlight on African and African American Studies

July 1, 2011 1:35 pm Spotlight on Our Departments

African and African American Studies is a body of knowledge that records, describes, and analyzes the experience of Black people in all parts of the world, but especially in America, the Caribbean and Africa. African and African American Studies appraises the past, examines the present, and seeks to shape the future. Visit the Department…

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