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Interest Information for Interim 2015 

Knitting Interim 2011This year, faculty will make information regarding their Interim offerings available through a variety of methods.

On Thursday, October 16th at 11AM a number of faculty members will offer interest meetings.  Registration will take place via myWofford on October 21st for seniors and October 22nd-24th for juniors, sophomores, and first-year students

These meetings are generally held for informational purposes only and not for enrollment. However, for some interim projects this is an important orientation as to what is required in the project (example-- Living With Dogs) and accordingly those interested should make every effort to attend.  Please review the schedule below for meetings associated with projects of interest.

For more details including project descriptions, please see myWofford or the Interim web page. 

  

Project Number 

Instructor(s) 

Project Title 

Estimated Total Cost 

Where do I learn more? 

301

Aikaterini Andrews

John McArthur

The Great Depression

$15

Contact instructor

302

 Caleb Arrington

 Anne Rodrick

 Young Men in Spats: The Humor of PG Wodehouse

$40

Contact instructor

303

Stefanie Baker  Living in a Microbial World

$100

Contact instructor

304

 Colleen Balance

 Daniel Day

 Pulp Theatre

$320

Instructor permission only; Contact instructor

305

 Laura Barbas Rhoden

 Jennifer Dillenger

 BRICS: Big Picture

$400

Contact instructor

306

James Bednar

Mackay Salley

Inventor's Lab

$225

Contact instructor

307

Mark Byrnes  The West Wing and House of Cards

$0

Contact instructor

309

 Ben Cartwright  Sleep, Nutrition, Exercise, and the Effects on Cognitive Performance

$150

Contact instructor

310

 Anne Catlla

 Julie Sexeny

 Yoga and Natural Healing

$100

Contact instructor

311

 Bill DeMars  Final Frontier? Space Exploration and Exploitation

$300 billed, + $33 other expenses

Contact instructor

312

 Christine Dinkins  Stories to Hear, A World to See

$150

See website  

314  David Efurd

 Figure Drawing in the Academy

$250 billed + $60 in other expenses

Contact instructor

315

Shawn Forbes  All About Motorcycles

$20 in other expenses (text)

INTEREST MEETING- Olin 213 

316

Cissy Fowler  Woodworkers Workshops: Making Handcrafted Furniture and Turning Bowls

$400

Instructor permission only; Contact instructor

317

Gerald Ginocchio Unravelling the Perverse Logic of Consumer Capitalism

$0

Contact instructor

320

Natalie Grinnell

Kim Rostan

The Art of Puppetry

$70 billed +$40 (texts and meal)

Contact instructor

321

Jeremy Henkel Tae Kwon Do: The Art of Kicking and Punching

$175

Contact instructor

322

Stacey Hettes Guided Explorations in Ceramics

$375 billed + up to $50 in other expenses

INTEREST MEETING- RMSC 326 

323

Jameica Hill The World According to Eve

$100

Contact instructor

325

Tracie Ivy

Amy Sweitzer

Survival 101: How to be Prepared for Almost Everything

$350

 

INTEREST MEETING- Main 104 

326

Kirsten Krick-Aigner

Kara Bopp

Fab Exercise Fads: Fitness for Life

$350

Contact instructor

328

Caroline Mark

Eun-Sun Lee

The Elegance of Dance

$125

Contact instructor

329

John Lefebvre Amateur Architecture

$0

Contact instructor

330

Kathryn Milne Riding and Researching the Horse

$370 billed + $35 in other expenses

Contact instructor

331

Ryan Johnson Appalachia

$80

Contact instructor

332 A&B

Kris Neely Self-Taught Artists at Work

$250

Contact instructor

333

Jim Neighbors Nihon Goshin Aikido: The Art of Self-defense

$350 (dojo and uniform fees)

Contact instructor

334

Britton Newman

Russian Language and Cultures of the Russian-Speaking World

$20

INTEREST MEETING- Olin 103 

335

Patricia Nuriel Latin Dance: Exploring Latin America and the Caribbean through its Music

$10

Contact instructor

336

Ramin Radfar Criminalistics

$200

Contact instructor

337

Alliston Reid Animal Cognition and Rat Basketball

$200

Contact instructor

338

Tracey Revels The Writer's Workout

$100 in other expenses

The instructor welcomes questions and has requested students email her at revelstj@wofford.edu  

339

Eddie Richardson Personal Finance

$20

Contact instructor

340

Beate Brunow Activism

$200 billed + $95 in other expenses

Contact instructor

341

Sara Milani

G.R. Davis

Crossing Cultures Through Photography

$125 billed + $10 in other expenses

Contact instructor

343

Christie Sellars

Gary McCraw

Let Me Entertain You

$400 

Contact instructor

344

Joseph Sloan

Cecile Nowatka

 Mediterranean Cuisine  

$350 billed + $40 in other expenses (texts)

Contact instructor

345

Joseph Spivey

Trina Jones

Nonverbal Communication

$20 billed + $10 in other expenses

INTEREST MEETING- Olin 210 

347 Stephen Michelman The Solo Guitar

$75

Contact instructor

348 Deno Trakas Functional Beauty: The Art and Craft of Pottery

$400

INTEREST MEETING- RMSC 326 

349 Richard Wallace Living with Dogs

$50 in other expenses

INTEREST MEETING- Main 304 

Instructor permission only; this meeting is critical to understanding and enrolling in the course. 

350

Dan Welch

Joseph Lejeune

Robo Sapiens

$0

Contact instructor

351 Ed Welchel Golf for Beginners and in American Culture

$400 billed + $200 in other expenses

Contact instructor

352

Clayton Whisnant

Wesley Pech

Kings & Queens: Playing and Understanding Chess

$5

Contact instructor

353 Nancy Williams Living through our bodies: a philosophical examination of the embodied self

$175 billed + $30 other expenses

Contact instructor

354 Courtney Dorroll Global Media Studies: Between the Global and the Local

$100

Contact instructor

355 Yongfang Zhang Chinese Cultural Experiences

$190

Contact instructor

356 Catherine Schmitz A Stitch in Time Saves Nine: From Sewing a Button to Creating Your Own Piece

$220

Contact instructor

357

 Matt Cathey

Dan Mathewson

Come on Down! How to Win on "The Price is Right"

$60

Contact instructor

358

John Ware

John Miles

Mountain-Biking the Carolinas $360 billed + $150 in other expenses (transportation, meals)

Contact instructor

359

G.R. Davis

Li Kinnison

The Ancient and Modern Silk Roads: Understanding China Then and Now

$100 billed + $20 in other expenses (readings)

Contact instructor

381 Charlie Bass An Introduction to Dental Medicine

$0

Instructor permission only; Contact sponsor

382

John Fort Pre-Law $250

INTEREST MEETING- Main 302 

Instructor permission only

383

Amy Lancaster

Sara Milani

Capitol Hill Internship Program

$1,682 billed + $900-1,000 in other expenses

Instructor permission only; Contact sponsor

386 John Moeller Clinical Internships in Medicine $140 Instructor permission only; Contact sponsor
387

Linda Powers

John Akers

Scott Cochran

Learning Work: Internships in the Workplace

 $0 but some out-of-pocket expenses may be required

Instructor permission only; Contact sponsor

391 Camille Bethea A Community of Service $0

INTEREST MEETING-Olin 116

Instructor permission only;

395 Dave Pittman Independent Scientific Research Projects $0 Instructor permission only; Contact sponsor