Congratulations to Emilia Scalaro, first ACS winner of the Summer Research Grant. She will be mentored by Dr. Ian Clausen.
Augustine and Culture Seminars: Detailed Course Description
Course Titles: Augustine and Culture Seminar: “Ancients” (ACS 1000) and “Moderns” (ACS 1001)
Catalog Description: These seminars focus on the question: Who am I? The first seminar contains readings from Hebrew and Christian scriptures, Greek and Roman antiquity, Augustine’s Confessions, and the Middle Ages and is dedicated to understanding the foundations of our shared intellectual tradition. The second semester continues to address the question of identity with texts from the Renaissance to the present.
ACS 1000 explores the guiding question of “Who Am I” and includes readings from each of the following:
ACS 1001 continues to explore the question of “Who Am I?” and incorporates readings from the Renaissance to the present, including:
To advance students in the following skills of critical reading and inquiry, writing, speaking and listening: