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3-D DESIGN: TECH + FORM + FASHION

Create a dress from candy wrappers. Design a shoe and 3-D print it. Collaborate as you investigate form and function.

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This course is an introduction to contemporary Russia, beginning with a study of the revolutions of 1917. Topics studied are Marxist-Leninist theory in practice, Stalin’s dictatorship and the rise...

Beginning with the reign of Louis XIV, students examine 18th-century European society. We explore how the Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment challenged the ideas of the Old Regime and...

This course introduces students to the unique process by which American governments develop policies to address the nation’s most...

This course examines how history — and its conflicts — can be understood through the artistic objects that societies create. This course examines art from the 19th and 20th centuries,...

This course provides a survey of the origins and evolution of capitalism in a global world up to the present, with emphasis on the political economies of the West. Students examine the ideas of...

An advanced civilization reaches its peak. Failing to notice the early warning signs of a seismic global shift, the country’s leaders engage in a series of costly military adventures, and then...

This course examines the culture, politics and society of the Greek city-states during the early and classical periods. The course...

This course surveys the rise and fall of the Roman...

This course examines the imperial interests, race and gender relations, and cultural influences and exchanges that manifested during the era known as Colonial America. Though the course, by the...

The course begins with the breakup of the Ottoman Empire and examines the rise of Arab nationalism and the struggle against foreign domination. The strategic and economic importance of the region...

Anthropologists study humans as both biological and cultural creatures. This scholarly orientation raises many fascinating questions. To what degree does culture shape our actions and ideas? Are...

The centuries following the Black Death saw the beginnings of modern Europe. The course focuses on the rebirth of European society and the new values, optimism and cultural achievements of the...

Once the region of geopolitical domination, Europe after World War II was forced to rebuild and redefine its place in a rapidly shifting world. This course examines the change in Europe’s position...

This course studies the history of genocide in the 20th and 21st centuries, exploring both the patterns and unique circumstances of this important global issue. Students read and hear from...

This course explores the role of gender in shaping humans’ identities and power structures in several 20th-century circumstances around the world. Questions of political and legal rights,...

This course surveys Russian history to the beginning of the collapse of the Tsarist regime in World War I. After studying autocracy and orthodoxy in Old Russia and westernization under Peter the...

After two and a half centuries of political order, social stability and diplomatic isolation, the Tokugawa government of Japan was threatened by internal turmoil and external threats from the...

This course provides students with an introduction to the American legal system and to the development of American constitutional law. Historic Supreme Court decisions and legal case studies will...

Until relatively recently, individuals who might currently identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender have lived hidden lives, rarely expressing their sexual or gender identities to the...

This course examines the causes and effect of the crisis of state and development that has engulfed Africa since independence. The course begins with a critical look at the impact of the colonial...

This course examines China’s dramatic recent history through multiple lenses: historical survey, biography, memoir, film and journalism. We begin by identifying key themes and questions to...

This course examines the history of what is today the world’s largest democracy. It starts in roughly 1700 with a study of the Mughal Empire and its decline, followed by the rise of British India...

This course examines how modern social and political institutions developed in the region that includes Central and South America and the Caribbean. We begin by questioning why such diverse places...

This course surveys the history of particular Native American groups from their prehistoric entry to North America until the development of the reservation system in the 19th century. A variety of...

This course examines people who live in the developing world and the impact of modernization and industrialization on their ways of life. Students gain a better understanding of the social,...

This course introduces students to the phenomena of witchcraft, sorcery, magic and voodoo. Beginning in Babylon, the course orients students to an understanding of these subjects as practiced in...

This course introduces students to the complexity and dynamism of the African past, from antiquity to the dawn of the 20th century. The course begins with an examination of the Nile Valley...