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SPRING 2012 CHASE SEMINAR

ENG 2150 KCHS
Monday/Wednesday 2:55-4:35 p.m.
Professor Shelley Eversley, Department of English
Professor Vera Haller, Department of Journalism and the Writing Professions

New York Stories
New York: what is it about the city that attracts so many? There are millions and millions of stories. In this seminar, we will study and analyze some of the poems, essays, fiction and journalistic writings that attempt to define the identity of the city. When does a person become a New Yorker? What makes New York unique? In class discussions, in posts to a class blog and in focused excursions around the city, we will discover our own “New York Stories.” We will add to the city’s seemingly endless tales in formal writing assignments and final multimedia projects.

SPRING 2011 CHASE SEMINAR

HIS 1000 CHS
Tuesday/Thursday 2:30-3:45 p.m.
Professor Berkin, Department of History
Professor Rollyson, Department of Journalism and the Writing Professions
Autobiography and Biography: Telling a Life Story

PHI 1500 CHS
Tuesday/Thursday 4:10 – 5:25 p.m.
Professor Teufel, Department of Philosophy
Professor Spergel, Department of Communication Studies
Exile and Return: Philosophy and the Dramatic Imagination

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Q: Will Baruch continue to offer online courses?

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