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Current Courses

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Each year, Clarkson professors propose exciting new course topics for the Honors Program curriculum. Below are the current courses for the 2014-15 academic year. Click on each course title to download the syllabus.

First-Year Courses

Fall

Spring
  • HP101/103: Investigating Social Problems with Professor Gary Kelly
  • HP101 LAB: MatLab with TAs Joe Quinzi and James Elmer

Sophomore-Year Courses

Fall

The challenge of the Sophomore Problem in 2014-2015 is to explore the potential of emerging technologies to improve the production and distribution operations of agri-businesses and increase the value of agricultural products exported from the North Country. 

  • HP200: Honors Sophomore Course with Professors Marshall Issen, Marc Compeau, Erin Draper, Matt Draper, Shance Rogers, Gasper Sekelj, Rick Welsh and Brenda Kozsan
  • HP201: Honors Sophomore Course with Professors Marshall Issen, Marc Compeau, Erin Draper, Matt Draper, Shance Rogers, Gasper Sekelj, Rick Welsh and Brenda Kozsan

Junior-Year Courses

Fall

Spring
  • HP390: Honors Undergraduate Thesis with Professor Jon Goss

Senior-Year Courses

Fall

Spring

  • HP400:  Honors Senior Course on Modernity with Professor Karen Buckle 

Honors Course Group

Honors introduced me to situations and questions completely out of my field - chaos theory, particle science, Internet politics, and policy-making to name a few.

- Michelle Gauger '01, Ph.D. student in Biochemistry at the University of North Carolina

 

Honors gave me the opportunity to think, discuss and be creative in an environment where these things were not only welcome, but expected

- Scott Levasseur '01, Engineer, ExxonMobil