National Scholars Program

Calendar: Fall 2010

August
 11-13  New Scholars Retreat
 13

Welcome Back Dinner, Jamie's house
Final time TBD

 16

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Schedule Swap, NSP Office
Bring your current Fall schedule of classes to seek advice from fellow Scholars. Lunch provided.

18 Classes begin

7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
The Enlightenment, part 1
25 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
The Enlightenment, part 2: Power, Machiavelli


September
1 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
The Enlightenment, part 3: Rights
7 7:30-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
The Enlightenment, part 4: Religion & Toleration
11-12 Second Annual NSP Tailgate and Reunion
14 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
The Anti-Enlightenment: Intolerance, Paranoia & Conspiracy
29 NSP Book Discussion, led by Dr. Michael LeMahieu
"Galatea 2.2" by Richard Powers
7-930 pm, Holmes Multi-Purpose Room (basement)
October
6

7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
Liberty & Individuality

7 GRAND OPENING HIGH TEA
Calhoun Honors College
Honors Academic Activities Center in Holmes Hall
Drop in between 3:30 and 5:30 pm
12 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
Capitalism, Communism, & Socialism
20 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
American and the Enlightenment | American Exceptionalism
27 NSP Book Discussion, led by Dr. Michael LeMahieu
Book TBD
7-930 pm, NSP Office
   
November
1-2  Fall Breakl
3 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
Realism and Idealism in American Foreign Policy
10 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
Case Study in Power and Inequality
16 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
The Abuse of Power
24-26 Thanksgiving Break (no classes)
30 7-9:30 pm, NSP office
NSP Freshman Seminar
   
December
6-10 Final Exams