Passport to the World Program enables the College to embark on yearlong explorations of the culture and history of a particular region or country. The program engages our community in crucial global conversations through public lectures, cultural events, courseworkand travel opportunities. After past programs with South Africa, China, Russia's Realms, Mexico, and the Middle-East. A&S is shifting its focus to Europe for the 2015-2016 academic year with Crossroads of the World!
Fifteen weeks of class sessions, assignments, readings, discussions, projects, and tests…Sometimes it doesn’t feel long enough to fit everything in. However, UK Linguistics professor Mark Lauersdorf and visiting professor Joachim Scharloth collaborated on designing a compressed course comprised of just five days.
Our newest episode of Office Hours is here! Listen in as we wrap up the semester with Jennifer Cramer, a professor from the Linguistics Program in the Department of English. Cramer discusses a variety of linguistics-related topics, ranging from her inspiration for her studies to hip hop and how stereotypes can be tied to dialect.
Office Hours is produced by the College of Arts & Sciences and airs on WRFL FM 88.1 every Wednesday from 2-3 p.m. This podcast was produced by Casey Hibbard.