First Year Experience
Part of L-R's New Core Curriculum
|Dr. Paul Custer and Dr. Wayne Powell in their FYE class, Science, Quackery & Truth: A History.|
|Nick Jenkins and Dr. Eric Schram in their course America and las Américas or, Know Your Neighbor, Know Yourself.|
|Animal, Vegetable, Miracle -- exploring the issues surrounding eating locally (not pictured, Dr. Katie Fisher)
The FYE is a year-long topical course designed to introduce students to college work, college life, and college citizenship. FYEs are taught by a faculty member, assisted by a Course Assistant, an exceptional upper-class L-R student. Topics range from the History of Science to Don Quixote, from Southern Culture & Food to Music & Art, from Decision Theory to the History of Rock n' Roll.