Seminar Updates

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Emily Dickinson. Daguerreotype. ca 1847. Amherst College. Public domain "My Life Had Stood - A Loaded Gun": Dostoevsky, Dickinson, and the Question of Freedom
  • Winter
SLAVIC 15N has been cancelled for Winter 2019.
Arts Immersion NYC. Photo by Toni Gauthier. Art in the Metropolis
  • Spring
Deadline extended and instructor change. New sign-up deadline December 10 (5:00 PM). If you apply for this Spring IntroSem by its special deadline, it counts as one of your three Spring Quarter selections in the VCAIS. Seminar rank cannot be adjusted in the VCAIS once status is released for this class and the selection cannot be deleted from the VCAIS.
"Raindrops" by venana via Flickr. 484381171_5cd747c592_b.jpg Capillary Surfaces: Explored and Unexplored Territory
  • Winter
MATH 80Q has been cancelled for 2018-19.
Chicken egg without eggshell. Photo by Biswarup Ganguly,, Wikimedia Commons. Chemistry in the Kitchen
  • Winter
There are four offerings of CHEM 29N in Winter Quarter. Be sure to review the class schedule for each section on this page, in the right sidebar. Then, sign up for the section with your preferred lab time at VCAIS.stanford.edu.
"Clinicians in Intensive Care Unit" by Calleamanecer - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Clinicians_in_Intensive_Care_Unit.jpg#/media/File:Clinicians_in_Intensive_Care_Unit.jpg Critical Illness: Patients, Physicians, and Society
  • Spring
ANES 70Q has been cancelled for Spring 2019.
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
There are two offerings of CHEMENG 90Q in Autumn Quarter. Be sure to review the class schedule for each section on this page, in the right sidebar. Then, sign up for the section with your preferred class time at VCAIS.stanford.edu.
Honghe Hani Rice Terraces in Yunnan Province, China. By Jialiang Gao, www.peace-on-earth.org (Original Photograph) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html), CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/) or CC BY-SA 2.5  (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons Ecology in Philosophy and Literature
  • Spring
CLASSICS 14N has been cancelled for 2018-19.
130704-9246 via SALLIE Energy Options for the 21st Century
  • Autumn
Open to first-year students and sophomores.
Maybelline magazine advertisement, 1967. Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0). Gender and Media
  • Spring
Update! Newly certified: FEMGEN 106Q now fulfills Writing 2.
Jennifer Skeem by UCI UC Irvine via Flickr Genes, Memes, and Behavior
  • Summer
Summer enrollment limited. Preference to rising Stanford first- and second-year students who haven't had the opportunity to take an Introductory Seminar previously. Summer Session IntroSems meet June 24 to August 2, 2019.
Human Rights Advocacy
  • Autumn
LAWGEN 115N has been cancelled for 2018-19.
3 generation family by Anton Diaz, Flickr. Joys and Pains of Growing Up and Older in Japan
  • Spring
There is a waitlist for this course as of Feb. 25. To be added to the list, contact the instructor.
Rainbow Babies by k8tty, cropped. From Deviant Art. Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License. Law and the Biosciences
  • Winter
Class meets in room 283 in Crown Quadrangle, Law School.
Leadership and International Organizations
  • Spring
New for Spring Quarter!
Life at the Extremes: From the Deep Sea to Deep Space
  • Spring
EARTHSYS 36N has been cancelled for 2018-19.
T E Lawrence with Leonard Woolley, the archaeological director, with a Hittite slab on the excavation site at Carchemish near Aleppo, in 1912-1914. Imperial War Museum, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons Mad Dogs and Englishmen: Archaeology and the Ancient Near East
  • Spring
ARCHLGY 75Q has been cancelled for 2018-19.
Students in Medical Device Innovation course. Medical Device Innovation
  • Spring
Recent addition to the 2018-2019 catalog!
Public domain Army image of one officer giving a flu shot to another. Wikimedia Commons Ouch it Hurts! The Comparative Neurobiology of Pain
  • Winter
COMPMED 89Q is closed to enrollment effective Jan. 25, 2019.
http://i.ytimg.com/vi/cabI_CzXGD4/maxresdefault.jpg    "Scene from the film "Obvious Child". FAIR USE: This image is a single frame from the 2014 film. No free or public domain images illustrating this film have been located, and the presence of this screenshot in this course description does not significantly impact the copyright holder's ability to profit from the original film. Image found at http://i.ytimg.com/vi/cabI_CzXGD4/maxresdefault.jpg." Perspectives on the Abortion Experience in Western Fiction
  • Spring
OBGYN 81Q has been canceled for this year.
Melba Roy heads the group of NASA mathematicians, known as "computers," who track the Echo satellites. By NASA (Great Images in NASA Description) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons Race and Gender in Silicon Valley
  • Autumn
CS 80Q/AFRICAAM 80Q is certified to fulfill UG req, WAY-ED. As of 9/14, this new information is still populating in the systems (i.e., ExploreCourses).
Science Innovation and Communication
  • Autumn
Class will meet in Lokey Laboratories, second floor conference room 204 (corner of Campus Drive and Roth Way).
Smart Robots in our Mix: Collaborating in High Tech Environments of Tomorrow
  • Spring
ME 22N has been cancelled for 2018-19.
President Obama and First Lady Obama greeting children, Official White House Photo by Pete Souza, 2011. By The White House from Washington, DC (P032211PS-0543) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons The Changing Nature of Racial Identity in American Politics
  • Spring
POLISCI 28N has been cancelled for 2018-19.
20110826-IMG_4920.jpg by Gordon Watt via Flickr The Fourth "R": Religion and American Schools
  • Summer
Enrollment limited. Preference to rising Stanford first- and second-year students who haven't had the opportunity to take an Introductory Seminar previously. Summer Session IntroSems meet June 24 to August 2, 2019.
IS_EasthSys_41N_Global_Warming_Paradox_Diffenbaugh_farmers_Market_PhotogOverbeek (1) via SALLIE The Global Warming Paradox
  • Summer
Summer enrollment limited. Preference to rising Stanford first- and second-year students who haven't had the opportunity to take an Introductory Seminar previously. Summer Session IntroSems meet June 24 to August 2, 2019.
Korah-Khoikhoi dismantling their huts, preparing to move to new pastures. Aquatint by Samuel Daniell, 1805, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons The Most Rational People in the World
  • Summer
Summer enrollment limited. Preference to rising Stanford first- and second-year students who haven't had the opportunity to take an Introductory Seminar previously. Summer Session IntroSems meet June 24 to August 2, 2019.
S. aureus infection of endothelial cells by The Journal of Cell Biology via Flickr Translational Research: Turning Science into Medicine
  • Winter
MED 50N has been cancelled for 2018-19.
iption 	 Français : Le Navire TARA : Tara est la goélette précédemment baptisée Antarctica, avec laquelle l'explorateur Jean-Louis Étienne a effectué ses voyages polaires dans les années 1990, puis ayant appartenu au navigateur Peter Blake sous le nom de Seamaster. 24 August 2009 Understanding Our Oceans: Scientific Toys, Tools, and Trips
  • Spring
EARTHSYS 58Q has been cancelled for 2018-2019.
In the Blue by A bloke called Jerm via Flickr, https://www.flickr.com/photos/sharkbait/2992242065/in/photolist-5yq2jr-a6t1s2-6KTebx-9isr32-9ifn8P-4op1Ns-iJypH4-iMckeZ-iMcoxx-iMe9qQ-oUsBnT-iJAmwj-pcPmKt-iMckfR-iMcket-iQ1f1g-iQ32Wm-iQ39QS-iQ32RG-iMgmuN-8uY4yL-6mjQ7D-4op1WW-a5Z57G-fEpKoj-a5Z57A-a6t1rB-a6SnYG-a6t1s6-ATNmR-eJckgX-bcE9tv-9Gy5Bb-fChLQ2-ooBGVC-fCzmU7-a7cuq1-egijS5-eFXPSD-6moVsh-fCzmUd-6moWCs-6moXoo-6jeCks-6moVTu-6moXHW-6mjPPz-85HS9y-a6SnYj-5A2Th4 Views of a Changing Sea: Literature and Science
  • Spring
Switching from winter to SPRING QUARTER!