DATE TOPIC(S)/READING DUE TODAY
     
Aug 26 Course introduction Initial assessment
Aug 28 "Doing" history Reading summary #1
Sep 2 Reconstruction and Jim Crow In the news #1
Select a subject for bio essay
Sep 4 Closing of the frontier Reading summary #2
Select a subject for bio essay
Sep 9 Gilded Age In the news #2
Personal artifact
Select a subject for bio essay
Sep 11 Gilded Age (cont.) Reading summary #3
Personal artifact
LAST DAY to select a subject for bio essay
Sep 16 Labor movement In the news #3
Personal artifact
Sep 18 Mass Culture Reading summary #4
Personal artifact
Sep 23 Progressive Era In the news #4
Personal artifact
Sep 25 Progressive Era (cont.) Reading summary #5
Personal artifact
Sep 30 The Twenties In the news #5
Personal artifact
Oct 2 The Twenties (cont.) Reading summary #6
Personal artifact
Bio essay first draft
Oct 7 The Thirties In the news #6
Personal artifact
Oct 9 The Thirties (cont.) Reading summary #7
Oct 14 The Forties In the news #7
Oct 16 The Forties (cont.) Reading summary #8
(first Henrietta Lacks reading)
Oct 21 The Fifties In the news #8
Oct 23 The Fifties (cont.) Reading summary #9
(second Henrietta Lacks reading)
Oct 28 The Sixties In the news #9
Oct 30 Peer evaluations - biographical essays Reading summary #10
(final Henrietta Lacks reading)
Personal artifact
Bio essay second draft
Nov 4 The Sixties (cont.) In the news #10
Personal artifact
Nov 6 The Sixties (cont.) Reading summary #11
Personal artifact
Nov 11 Veteran's Day (no classes)
Nov 13 The Seventies Reading summary #12
Personal artifact
Nov 18 The Eighties In the news #11
Personal artifact
Nov 20 Peer evaluations - biographical essays Reading summary #13
(first Fargo Rock City reading)
Personal artifact
Bio essay third draft
Nov 25 The Eighties (cont.) In the news #12
Personal artifact
Nov 27 Thanksgiving (no classes)
Dec 2 The Eighties (cont.) In the news #13
Personal artifact
Dec 4 The Eighties (cont.) Reading summary #14
Personal artifact
Dec 9 The Nineties In the news #14
Dec 11 The Nineties (cont.) Reading summary #15
Bio essay final version
Thurs, Dec 18, 2:30 - 4:30 pm, LRC 109 Final exam