Seminar Updates

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Arts Immersion NYC. Photo by Toni Gauthier. Art in the Metropolis
  • Spring
The NY Arts Immersion trip and affiliated Spring Quarter IntroSem are on hold as of October 8, 2021.
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.
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.
Doctors delivering baby in a hospital delivery room. Demystifying Pregnancy: Physiology, Policy and Politics
  • Autumn
As of Aug 11, this seminar has an updated weekly schedule of Wednesdays 6pm–7pm and Fridays 1:30pm–3:30pm.
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.
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.
Book jacket for The Three Faces of Eve by Corbett H Thigpen and Hervey M Cleckley.  Madwomen and Madmen: Gender and the History of Mental Illness in the U.S.
  • Spring
Newly added to the Spring Quarter IntroSems curriculum!
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.
Sensory Ecology of Marine Animals
  • Autumn
As of Aug 11, this seminar has an updated weekly schedule of Wednesdays from 12:15PM–2:15PM.
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.
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.