Seminar Updates

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3D Printed Aerospace Structures
  • Spring
Sorry to relay that AA 119N has been cancelled for Spring Quarter 2021-22.
Ida B. Wells and family, still from youtube video African American Women's Lives
  • Winter
Sorry to relay that HISTORY 54N has been cancelled for Winter Quarter 2021-22.
Arts Immersion NYC. Photo by Toni Gauthier. Art in the Metropolis
  • Spring
This IntroSem has a special application process and deadline due December 1 (not in the IntroSems' VCA). See the bolded section in the course description on the seminar's page for details and links.
Challenging Sex and Gender Dichotomies in Medicine
  • Spring
SOMGEN 150Q will be offered in Spring Quarter, instead of Autumn.
Chicken egg without eggshell. Photo by Biswarup Ganguly,, Wikimedia Commons. Chemistry in the Kitchen
  • Winter
There are four section offerings of CHEM 29N in Winter Quarter. Students are admitted to one section plus the weekly orientation to the class activity. Be sure to review the class schedule for each section on this webpage, in the right sidebar. Then, sign up for the section with your preferred section day/time in the IntroSems' VCA.
"Crayones cera" by Jorge Barrios - Own work. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Crayones_cera.jpg#/media/File:Crayones_cera.jpg Comparative Fictions of Ethnicity
  • Winter
  • Spring
Due to Sophomore demand, COMPLIT 51Q will be offered a second time in 2021-22, in Spring Quarter!
Vincent Willem van Gogh 002" by Vincent van Gogh. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. Culture, Psychology, and Mental Health Treatment
  • Spring
Sorry to relay that PSYC 51Q has been cancelled for Spring Quarter 2021-22.
By Available from the U.S. Army's website, http://web.archive.org/web/http://www4.army.mil/armyimages/armyimage.php?photo=1836, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=218993 Dare to Care: Compassionate Design
  • Autumn
Both sections of CHEMENG 90Q will be meeting on Thursdays (NOT Tuesdays as previously advertised). Review times in right sidebar.
Chicago Skyline Engineering the Built Environment: An Introduction to Structural Engineering
  • Autumn
Sorry to relay that CEE 80N has been cancelled for Autumn Quarter 2021-22.
Maybelline magazine advertisement, 1967. Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0). Gender and Media
  • Winter
There are two sections of FEMGEN106Q. Section 1 meets TTh 1:30pm - 3pm. Section 2 meets TTh 3:15pm - 4:45pm.
DNA Spiral Staircase by Helena Wing Chiu Leung Genes, Memes, and Behavior
  • Autumn
  • Spring
PSYC 54N will meet Online Synchronously in Autumn Quarter.
Kevin Dooley/Flickr Heartfulness: Mindfulness, Compassion, and Responsibility
  • Autumn
Effective 8/25, CSRE 47Q will be meeting in Autumn on Wednesdays from 1:30pm-4:30pm.
Hormones in a Performance-Enhanced Society
  • Winter
Effective 12/8/21, MED 71N will meet Online Synchronously in Winter Quarter.
"James Webb Space Telescope Mirrors Undergoing Cryogenic Testing" by James Webb Space Telescope is licensed under CC BY 2.0 Large Spacecraft Structures
  • Spring
Newly added to Spring on January 19!
Surgeons in an operating room. Making an Impact in Global Health: Surgery, Innovation, and Business
  • Spring
Sorry to relay that SURG 80Q has been cancelled for Spring Quarter 2021-22.
Photo of a woman affixing a sticky to a white board. Photo by You X Ventures courtesy of Unsplash. Making Sense of Strategy
  • Autumn
  • Winter
Due to Sophomore demand, a second section of STRAMGT110Q has been added for Winter Quarter! Sign up for your preferred section day (Tues or Wed) in the IntroSems' VCA.
"Day 14 Occupy Wall Street September 30 2011 Shankbone" by David Shankbone - Own work. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Day_14_Occupy_Wall_Street_September_30_2011_Shankbone.JPG#/media/File:Day_14_Occupy_Wall_Street_September_30_2011_Shankbone.JPG Noam Chomsky: The Drama of Resistance
  • Autumn
TAPS 180Q will meet Online Synchronously in Autumn Quarter.
Science in the News
  • Autumn
CHEM 25N will meet Online Synchronously in Autumn Quarter.
BMC Labs at TIFF Bell Lightbox by Canadian Film Center via Flickr Science of the Impossible
  • Spring
Sorry to relay that MATSCI 82N has been cancelled for Spring Quarter 2021-22.
Sensory Ecology of Marine Animals
  • Autumn
As of Aug 11, this seminar has an updated weekly schedule of Wednesdays from 12:15PM–2:15PM.
"ShrewKatePetrucio" by Smatprt - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:ShrewKatePetrucio.jpg#/media/File:ShrewKatePetrucio.jpg Shakespeare, Playing, Gender
  • Winter
Sorry to relay that COMPLIT 11Q has been cancelled for Winter Quarter 2021-22.
Painting of English writer, Virginia Woolf. Christiaan Tonnis, CC BY-SA 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons The Changing Face of Mental Illness in Women: Historical, Medical and Artistic Approaches
  • Winter
PSYC 111Q will not be co-instructed in Winter 2022. Dr. Regina Casper will be teaching the seminar solo.
Whole painted eggs in the kitchen, expressing a spectrum of emotions from sadness to joy or madness. Photo by Tengyart on Unsplash The Cultural Shaping of Emotion
  • Spring
Newly added to the Spring Quarter IntroSems curriculum!
A Bar at the Folies-Bergère by Jody Bowie via Flickr The Meaning of Life: Philosophical, Aesthetic, and Religious Perspectives
  • Autumn
RELIGST 11N will meet Online Synchronously in Autumn Quarter.
The Science of Diverse Communities
  • Winter
Sorry to relay that PSYCH 30N has been cancelled for Winter Quarter 2021-22.
War and Peace by Jayel Aheram via Flickr Thinking About War
  • Winter
HISTORY 10N will meet Online Synchronously in Winter Quarter.
Antigone by UCI UC Irvine via Flickr To Die For: Antigone and Political Dissent
  • Autumn
TAPS 12N/CLASSICS 17N will meet Online Synchronously in Autumn Quarter.