COOL CLASSES: “Travel Narratives in Latin America”

COOL CLASSES: “Travel Narratives in Latin America”

This Spanish course examines the ideas and impact of European travel writers in Latin America and the Caribbean and includes discussion of the imprint they left on the literature of Latin America from the 17th century to the present.

COOL CLASSES: “Measuring Education”

COOL CLASSES: “Measuring Education”

This sociology course explores contemporary political movements to measure learning outcomes in educational institutions and covers such topics as standardized testing for college admissions and development of online learning tools, among others.