Jan Term 2019 Core Curriculum Designations

January Term Core Designations are requested by the instructor and approved by the Core Curriculum Committee. The following designations have been approved for Jan Term 2019:

Engaging the World Courses:

American Diversity (AD):

Jan 022: Check All that Apply: Being Multiracial and Multiethnic in the US

Jan 036: The Art of Race: (Re)Imagining Ethnicity and Identity in Literature, Art, and Pop Culture

Jan 170: SMC DIRT- Direct Hurricane Relief in Puerto Rico (also satisfies CE)

 

The Common Good (TCG):

Jan 021: Protest, Parade, and Pop Music: How Action and Arts Fuel Civil Liberties Movements

Jan 111: Art as Social Activism: Having a Political Creative Practice

Jan 116: Finding Our Voices/Hearing Others: Discovering Common Ground Across Difference

Jan 130: The Holocaust: What You Don’t Know and Why it Still Matters

Jan 140: Hot Button Issues in Civil Liberties

Jan 171: Lasallian Service Internship I (also satisfies CE)

Jan 172: Lasallian Service Internship II (also satisfies CE)

JAN 178:  Tropical Environments and Culture in Central America: Belize, Costa Rica, and Panama (also satisfies GP)

Jan 186: The Web of Life on the Island of the Gods: Nature and Culture in Bali

 

Global Perspectives (GP):

Jan 024: Brazil Through Music and Literature

Jan 030:  Reggae:  Caribbean  to California

Jan 031: Political Culture in the Arab World

Jan 55: Empires and Barbarians

Jan 105: Rich North Nations-Poor South Nations: How Economic, Business and International Law Practices Drove This Result

Jan 118: Battle of the Beverage Titans: Coffee vs. Tea

Jan 175: Rwanda Rising: Women Leadership & Peacemaking

Jan 177: Journey to Kathmandu: The Living Tradition of Himalayan Buddhism

JAN 178:  Tropical Environments and Culture in Central America: Belize, Costa Rica, and Panama (also satisfies TCG)

 

Community Engagement (CE):

Jan 129: Writing for Change: Grant Writing for Local Community Partners

Jan 135: Lasallian Education in Today’s Schools

JAN 170: SMC DIRT- Direct Hurricane Relief in Puerto Rico (also satisfies AD)

Jan 171: Lasallian Service Internship I (also satisfies TCG)

Jan 172: Lasallian Service Internship II (also satisfies TCG)

 

 

Pathways to Knowledge Courses

Creative Practice (CP):

Jan 030:  Reggae: Caribbean to California

Jan 049: Introduction to Nature Photography

Jan 050: Creating Theatre in Young Adults

Jan 052: The Creative Habit: Beginning Dance and Choreography

Jan 100: Our Stories: From Pen to Podcast

Jan 102: Reading and Writing the Young Adult Novel

Jan 109: Extreme Musicianship

Jan 141: Jazz Choir