August 23, 2014

Welcome to your freshman seminar!

This blog will be used for course assignments and discussion throughout the Fall 2014 semester.

Please post a few sentence description of yourself with the following information as a comment to this post:

1. name
2. hometown
3. major or majors under consideration
4. hobbies
5. Why are you taking this freshman seminar?

These posts will allow us to get to know each other.

When you post a comment on our class blog, it may not show up right away - don't worry, I just have to discriminate between real entries and spam.

August 22, 2014

Reading Assignment for First Class Meeting

Before coming to class on September 4th, please post a comment to the "Welcome to your freshman seminar!" entry above and please read the short story "Thanasphere" at We will discuss this short story as a group during our first class meeting.