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UNHP 1100: Honors Forum

Class Schedule

August 27 – Introduction of Course

September 3 – Labor Day (no class)

September 10 – Introduction to Working with Primary Sources in Special Collections

  • MEET: In McWherter Library lobby
  • Special Collections information Handout

September 17 – Searching as Strategic Exploration: Searching for Primary Sources

September 24 – Information Creation as a Process: Digitizing Primary Sources

October 1 – Authority Is Constructed and Contextual, Guest Speaker: Dr. Beverly Bond

  • DUE: Venue Visit Summary 1
  • DUE: Information Creation as a Process Reflection
  • Authority Is Constructed and Contextual PowerPoint
  • Authority is Constructed and Contextual Reflection: Distributed in Class 

October 8 – Primary Source Workshop in Special Collections

October 15 – Fall Break - No Class

October 22 - Research as Inquiry: Asking Questions with Primary Sources                           

October 29 – Scholarship As Conversation: Dialoguing with Primary Sources 

November 5 – Information Has Value, Guest Speaker: Gary Peeples, attorney

November 12 - Presentation Prep **No class, schedule individual consultations in Special Collections**

  • DUE: Information has value reflection

NOVEMBER 19 - DECEMBER 3:  FINAL PROJECT PRESENTATIONS

November 20 - Presentations

November 27– Presentations

December 4 - Presentations 

  • DUE: Venue Visit Summary 2 (Extra Credit)

FINAL - TBA