Creativity and the Humanities Online

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The visual journal can be a place of exploration that is portable, economical and inter/cross-disciplinary. Daily journal entries can include and are not limited to drawings, paintings, collages, digital renderings and photography, paper engineering, written observations, and more. Each journal's overall form can be conventional or that of an artist's book, web site, or blog.

Online - Asynchronous
Jun 9 - Aug 15
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Artists, designers and educators are hugely influenced by technology's impact on our lives and on those of our students. As we move into a future, we need artists and educators to be leaders and visionaries in the application of creative technologies in practice and application. The online Creative Technology Leadership Seminar provides the opportunity for participants to develop and refine technology skills that interface with their professional practice and support their engagement as technology leaders and advocates in their communities.

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Oct 6 - Nov 7
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The Liberal Arts Advanced Seminar enables students to pursue their own research and writing goals within a seminar setting.

Online - Asynchronous
Jun 9 - Aug 15
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In this class, students critically examine the cultural meanings of representations of the body in Western art and visual culture.

Online - Asynchronous
Jun 9 - Aug 15
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As popularized in the pages of magazines like Rolling Stone, Time, and Entertainment Weekly, the Illustrated Portrait provides a fresh new look at the strengths and flaws of people who shape popular culture, our government, and everything in-between.

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Jun 9 - Jul 11
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For a century, poster art has been used effectively for commerce, propaganda, protest, image, and personal expression. This class will focus on two particularly vibrant and expressive applications of this medium: the concert poster and the theatre poster.

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Jul 14 - Aug 15
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Cultures all over the world make art and visual culture, though the West has given itself the historical role of defining what is art versus cultural artifact. This class in an introduction to art traditions of non-Western cultures through objects, concepts, and media.

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Oct 6 - Nov 7
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This class examines through various lenses the ways in which contemporary events circulate in the news, from hard-copy newspapers to online blogs, from trained journalists to eyewitness observers, and from social media venues to emerging media forms.

Online - Asynchronous
Sep 2 - Dec 19
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See. Examine. Draw. Examine the microscopic world of plants and insects from direct observation through a lens, and from rich, scientific, online databases of digitally captured magnifications.

Online - Asynchronous
Sep 2 - Dec 19
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For generations, the transformative and magical powers of traditional folktales and fairytales have defined and shaped identities and character. Indeed, these literary forms have become part of everyday culture. During this class, students will examine why these tales have had such staying power, the controversies that have surrounded them and how they relate to the historical, political, and social issues of their times.

Online - Asynchronous
Sep 2 - Dec 19
Online - Asynchronous
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