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Quest for Meaning

Quest for Meaning

Course Description

QM 410: Quest for Meaning
Through readings, discussions, plenary sessions, self-reflective writing, and a service project, Seniors reflect on their education and the direction of their lives after graduation. This general education capstone course echoes the structure of the general education program, helping Seniors identify the contributions of our global and western heritage, current academic areas and perspectives, and our academic disciplines in shaping a sense of meaning and providing direction for the future.

Fall Plenary Sessions

Dawn Porter, Director of "Gideon's Army"

10/22/15 Prof. Anne Cox, "Sciences and Our Quest for Meaning"

11/03/15 Prof. David Hastings, "The Natural Environment and Our Quest for Meaning"

11/12/15 Prof. Arthur Skinner, "Art and Our Quest for Meaning"