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Spring Term 2019
10/22/2018
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ART and OBSCENITY - 21479 - FYS 100P - 0
separated from family and friends, fending for ourselves challenges as first-year students in an unfamiliar thinking and related questions through a selective survey skills: critical reading, writin, oral communication, and collaboration. This seminar explores the complex, contentious relationship between what counts as art and what counts as obscenity in American arts and popular culture from post-WWII to the present day. We will examine issues like the boundaries between art and obscenity, evolving definitions of the obscence, shifting legal frameworks for limiting or protecting speech, and the politics surrounding public expression. We will study diverse work from artists and writers such as Chris Ofili, W.H. Auden, Kara Walker, Robert Mapplethorpe, Yoko Ono, Andres Serrano, Nao Bustamante, and numberous others.
Associated Term: Spring Term 2019
Registration Dates: 11/01/2018 to 01/27/2019
Levels: Undergraduate
Attributes: College 02 - Fee Assess

Main Campus Campus
Lecture Schedule Type
3.000 Credits
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Scheduled Meeting Times
Type Time Days Where Date Range Schedule Type Instructors
Class 16:50 - 18:05 TR Beatrice Auerbach Hall 425 01/22/2019 - 05/06/2019 Lecture Nels Highberg (P)E-mail


23 & Me:Human Genome Can Tell - 21492 - FYS 100P - 0
Where am I from? What lay in my furture? As of the onset of the 21st century, products considered "high-tech" are often those that incorporate advanced computer electronics. However, with the advancement of "high-tech" in biotechnology, it has made breakthroughs in medicine in the past decade. While you probably already heard a lot about the high-tech breakthroughs in the information technology in the last couple of decades you may not know that there is an equally important revolution that has been going on for the past decade in biotechnology, which will have prodound impact to our daily life. We will have as part of the class activities to examine your own Cells and DNA and perform analysis on your genetic code, so maybe you will find out more about your ancestry, or if you carry certain gene that may reveal a lot more about yourself than you already know. We will epxlore the application of state of the art biotechnology on Human Genome ad this may be a once in a lifetime experience of learning that will benefit you and even your family for a long time or generations to go.
Associated Term: Spring Term 2019
Registration Dates: 11/01/2018 to 01/27/2019
Levels: Undergraduate
Attributes: College 02 - Fee Assess

Main Campus Campus
Lecture Schedule Type
3.000 Credits
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Scheduled Meeting Times
Type Time Days Where Date Range Schedule Type Instructors
Class 14:05 - 15:20 TR United Technologies Hall 01/22/2019 - 05/06/2019 Lecture Yingcui Li (P)E-mail



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