President as Professor: Higher Ed From a Unique Viewpoint
With the college’s president as one of their professors, students in the Economics of Higher Education class look at the shifting financial landscape of higher education, applying economic theory, data analysis, and meetings with experts to dissect issues of prestige, admissions, financial aid, and endowments.
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Sorcery, Magic, and Devilry: The History of Witchcraft
What makes a witch? How do societies define magic, and who gets to draw the boundaries between categories like magic and religion? This course will grapple with the myriad ways that witchcraft reveals patterns of belief, structures of power, and social relations in different times and places.
Inspect the nature, transmission and expression of hereditary information with this molecular biology course! Using the language, concepts, and themes of genetics, students will learn the principles of molecular and transmission genetics with an emphasis on contemporary molecular genetic research.
Black Feminist Theory
Delve into the critical tenets of Black feminist and womanist theories, especially the ways race, gender, class, and other social, cultural, and political markers are connected. Explore the theories concerning the ways Black communities throughout the African Diaspora are particularly oppressed systemically and systematically.
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.