FYS 129 News

Submit Your 129 Seminar Proposals for Spring 2012

First-year students and faculty members agree: FYS 129 seminars are a change from ordinary. Students enjoy small-group learning while transitioning to college. Professors enjoy engaging with students on topics of mutual interest while receiving $1,500 for research support. The deadline for seminar submissions is October 14.

129 Seminar Proposals for Fall 2011

First-year students and faculty members agree: FYS 129 seminars are a change from ordinary. Students enjoy small-group learning while transitioning to college. Professors enjoy engaging with students on topics of mutual interest while receiving $1,500 for research support. The deadline for seminar proposals is April 8.

129 Seminar Proposals for Spring 2011

First-year students and faculty members agree: FYS 129 seminars are a change from the ordinary. Students enjoy small-group learning while transitioning to college, and professors enjoy engaging with students on topics of mutual interest while receiving $1,500 for research support. These one-credit courses are not graded; transcripts simply report whether students satisfactorily completed course requirements. You may adapt your teaching and/or research specialty to this format or develop a freshman experience in an area of expertise that you rarely, if ever, teach. Focus on making it fun for both you and your students.