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Catalogue 2017-2018

Urban Studies Program


Director: Tyrone Simpson, II, fall semester,

Tobias Armborst, spring semester;

Steering Committee: Tobias Armborst (Art), Pinar Batur (Sociology), Lisa Brawley(Urban Studies), Brian J. Godfrey (Geography), Maria Hantzopoulosab (Education), Timothy Koechlin (International Studies), Erin McCloskey (Education), Leonard Nevarez (Sociology), Ismail O. D. Rashid (History), Tyrone Simpson, II (English);

Participating Faculty: Nicholas Adams (Art), Tobias Armborst (Art), Pinar Batur (Sociology), Nancy Bisaha (History), Lisa Brawleyb (Urban Studies), Paulina Bren (International Studies), Colette Cann (Education), Heesok Chang (English), Miriam Cohen (History), Lisa Gail Collinsa (Art), Mary Ann Cunningham (Geography), Dustin Fryeb (Economics), Brian J. Godfrey (Geography), Maria Hantzopoulosab (Education), Tracey Holland (Education),  Hua Hsu (English), Timothy Koechlin (International Studies), Amitava Kumar (English), Candice M. Lowe Swift (Anthropology), Erin McCloskey (Education), Molly S. McGlennena (English), Marque Miringoff (Sociology), Lydia Murdoch (History), Leonard Nevarez (Sociology), Leslie Scott Offutt (History), Barbara A. Olsen (Greek and Roman Studies), Samson Okoth Opondoa (Political Science), Hiram Perezb (English), Sidney Plotkin (Political Science), Ismail O. D. Rashid (History), Tyrone Simpson, IIa (English), Peter Stillman (Political Science), Yu Zhoua (Geography).

a On leave 2017/18, first semester
b On leave 2017/18, second semester
ab On leave 2017/18

After declaration of the major or correlate sequence, no NRO work will be permissible or applicable to the major.

Programs

Major

Correlate Sequence in Urban Studies

Courses

Urban Studies: I. Introductory

Urban Studies: II. Intermediate

Urban Studies: III. Advanced