COOL CLASSES: “Food and Religion”

COOL CLASSES: “Food and Religion”

This course explores the role of food in religious beliefs and practices, including the role of food in religious rituals, the connection between religious foodways and religious identities, and the ethics of food production and consumption.

COOL CLASSES: “The Theory and Practice of Conceptual Art”

COOL CLASSES: “The Theory and Practice of Conceptual Art”

This visual studies course explores the specific mid-20th-century movement of “conceptual art,” as well as its progenitors and its progeny. Students study the founding manifestos, canonical works, and critical appraisals, as well as develop tightly structured studio practica to embody the former research.

COOL CLASSES: “Psychology Practicum Seminar”

COOL CLASSES: “Psychology Practicum Seminar”

This new course offers students the opportunity to gain intensive first-hand experience working with people in a psychological services or social services setting to provide a supervised platform on which to apply what they have learned in their psychology coursework to helping others in a hands-on way.