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HUM 122

HUM 122

Contemporary Culture and the Arts

HUM 122 counts toward the Humanities Fine Arts requirement.
(IAI F2 901)

Section 001

MW

9:30-10:45am

Des Plaines

Peter Hudis

Global Studies/Peace & Social Justice Section
This course focuses on migration and culture.

Section 002

TR

9:30-10:45am

Des Plaines

Peter Hudis

Global Studies/Peace & Social Justice Section
This course focuses on migration and culture.

Section 005

MW

12:30-1:45pm

Des Plaines

Anil Lal

Peace and Social Justice Studies Section
This course focuses on suffering and conflict through visual cultural citizenship.

Section 006

MW

2:00-3:15pm

Skokie

Toufic El Rassi

This course focuses on modern painting/drawing, literature, and the philosophy of modernism and post modernism.

Section 050

T

6:30-9:20pm

Skokie

Therese Grisham

This course focuses on the intersections of architecture, films, and literature to learn about the life of the contemporary American city.

Section 0H1

MW

11:00-12:15pm

Des Plaines

Marian Staats

This class is part of the Honors Program and is being taught in tandem as a core seminar with Environmental Ethics (PHL 204). It focuses on philosophers, visual artists, musicians, filmmakers, and fiction writers whose work engages with a range of contemporary environmental ethics issues: relationships between human and nonhuman animals, "land ethics" and respect for nature, sustainability, ecofeminism, and environmental racism.


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IMPORTANT DATES


April 9
Registration opens for fall 2014 semester.

May 15, 16
Evaluation Days.

May 16
Last day of student attendance.

May 19
Grading Day
Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

May 19
Summer 2014 interim classes begin.

May 20
Faculty grading due.

May 20
Commencement

May 26
Memorial Day holiday. College closed.

June 9
Classes begin for summer 2014 eight-week session.

June 9
Three-week First Summer Interim faculty grading due.

June 16
Classes begin for summer 2014 seven-week session.

Full Academic Calendar