Behavioral Economics Class Launches Experiment Across Continents

Students in Jessica Hoel's Block 1 Social Preferences class conduct a campus-wide experiment to test emotional and social responses to triggers in collaboration with the Busara Center in Nairobi, Kenya, which will be conducting similar experiments and working with our students on research and publications.

It's the last day of
Block 2
September 23 - October 16

About the Block Plan

Instead of taking multiple classes at a time, CC students study
one class at a time, for three-and-a-half weeks.

8 Blocks Per Academic Year

8 Blocks
Per Academic Year

3 1/2 Weeks Per Block

3 1/2 Weeks
Per Block

4 1/2 Day Block Break

4 1/2 Day
Block Break

CC Stories

Colorado College recognizes and honors the original inhabitants who first settled in the area and who called the nearby highest mountain “Tava,” the original name given by the Ute people to what is now known as Pikes Peak. At CC, we respect all peoples and strive to grow as a unique and welcoming community.