Faculty train to use new technologies to share their research widelyScholars are using websites, vlogs, information comics and PechaKuchas to reach wider audiences than journal articles that sometimes baffle the general public.
Courses address recent events and national climateFaculty in the College of Arts Sciences are exploring questions about recent events in their research and scholarship, and students have the opportunity to engage with their expertise through numerous courses this Fall relevant to our current national climate.
RELST major conducts summer research in Asia with assistance from travel grantPaola Camacho-Lemus '18, a religious studies and Asian studies major, is one of six students conducting research abroad this summer thanks to grants from the Department of Asian Studies in the College of Arts & Sciences.
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Interested in pursuing a degree with honors in Religious Studies?
The Honors Program is open to Religious Studies majors who have done superior work and who wish to devote a substantial part of their senior year to advanced, specialized, independent research and writing of a thesis.
December 2018 graduates = October 15, 2017
May 2019 graduates = April 15, 2018
I gained a sense of the philosophical and moral complexity of life, and came to appreciate that the dichotomies and categories that we create for ourselves are constructs to aid in objectification.
— Jonathan Schmidt-Swartz, class of 2015