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July 14, 2009

Syllabi and Course Modules

Faculty participants chose as their Piedmont Project the revision or creation of syllabi or course modules. The documents linked below represent their work at the stage of development during the year of their participation.



Humanities

Natural Sciences

Social Sciences

Business

Law

Nursing

Public Health

Theology

P.E. & Dance

Medicine

Interdisciplinary Courses

NameDepartment: Project or CoursetitleYear 
Eisen, Arri; Hall, Anne; Lee, Tong SoonBiology, Environmental Studies, Music: TheScience and Sound of Water2007 
Reed, Walter L.;Hall, Anne Larson; Zupko, Jack; Tucker, ErickaInstitute of Liberal Arts, Environmental Studies,Philosophy: Water:In Science, Philosophy and Literature2005 
Zupko, Jack; Tissol, GarthPhilosophy, Classics: OnNature: Ideas of the Natural from Antiquityto the Renaissance2002 

Humanities

NameDepartment: Project or Course title Year 
Rohrer, JudithArt History: Exploring Architecture: Emory, Atlanta and Beyond200301
Stone, RebeccaArt History: Shamanism and the Indigenous Art of the Americas200701
Kjelgaard, JuliaArt History: Special Studies in Landscape Drawing and Painting200301
Tissol, GarthClassics: Ideas of the Natural from Antiquity to the Early Modern Period200101
Reed, WaltEnglish & ILA: Romanticism: The Ecological Imagination200301
Loflin, ChristineEnglish (Oxford): Nature Writing200301
Cavanagh, SheilaEnglish: Advanced Writing Workshop 200201
Reiss, BenjaminEnglish: American Literature and the Transformation of the Environment200701
Sitter, JohnEnglish: Course on Nature Poetry200101
Elliott, MichaelEnglish: Thoreau for the Twenty-First Century200201

Bugge, John

English: Utopian Literature in Environmental Perspective 200101
York, HollyFrench and Italian: La Langue et la Culture du Français en Affaires200301

Brauer, Gerd

German: German Language Internship, European Alternatives in Environmental Issues200101
Ravina, MarkHistory: Medieval and Early Modern Japan200301
Odem, MaryHistory: Senior Seminar in Women's Studies200301
Bammer, AngelikaILA: History, Memory, Place200401
Corrigan, KevinILA: Introducing Environmental and Sustainability Issues to IDS Making History200501
Kushner, HowardILA: The History of Public Health and the Environment200401
Wilson, KrisJournalism: Health and Science Writing200701
Rogers, MichaelMath (Oxford): Mathematical Models for Local Environmental Issues200501
Borowski, OdedMiddle Eastern & S. Asia Studies: Daily life in Ancient Israel in Relation to the Environment200501
Fabian, NickMiddle Eastern Studies: Piedmont Project Website Enhancement200201
Lee, Tong SoonMusic: Ethnomusicology and the Cultural Soundscapes in Atlanta200201
Anderson, KennethPhilosophy (Oxford): Introduction to Ethics200401
Willett, CynthiaPhilosophy: Contemporary Moral Issues 200301
Zupko, JackPhilosophy: Ideas of the Natural from Antiquity to the Early Modern Period200101
Ho, Wan-liREALC: Mind and Body in China 200301
Glazov-Corrigan, ElenaREALC: The “Green World” of Shakespeare and the Russian Culture200501
Apkarian, Juliette StapanianREALC: The “Mad Russian”—Confronting Stereotypes200301
Patterson, BobbiReligion: Spiritual Practices and Social Change: Buddhist and Christian Approaches
200401
Santos-Olmstead, AnaSpanish & Portuguese: Brazilian Rain Forest: An Amazonian Universe in Literature, Film, & Press200501
Hartfield-Méndez, ViallaSpanish & Portuguese: Drawing the Line: The Mexico-U.S. frontera and its Stories200701
Reber, DierdraSpanish & Portuguese: Ecological Imperialism: Nature and Power in Latin America200701
Carrion, Maria MercedesSpanish & Portuguese: Jardines y Maravillas. Paisaje, Arquitectura y Subjetividad en España200301
Gajic, TatjanaSpanish & Portuguese: Living with Scarcity: Nature and Environment in Modern and Contemporary Spain200701
Evenden, MichaelTheater Studies: Interaction of Dramatic Literature with Ecological Concerns200401
Murphy, VincentTheatre Emory: Environmental Focus and Stagings 200301
Armstrong, LindaVisual Arts: Ecologically based sculptureand contemporary environmental art on campus200501
Garland-Thomson, RosemarieWomen's studies: Feminist Theory/ Feminist Conversations 200401

Natural Sciences

Wade, TheodosiaBiology (Oxford): Environmental Science (Syllabus, Lab)200102
Baker, SteveBiology (Oxford): Freshwater Ecology200302
Jacob, NityaBiology (Oxford): How genetics is integral to a biological organism and its environment200502
Brommer, ChadBiology: The Biology and Basic Science of Sustainability200702
Orloff, GreggBiology: Cancer Biology200402
Real, LesBiology: Conservation Biology200402

Beck, Chris

Biology: Water quality in Lullwater (Part I, Part II, Part III) and Effects of English ivy and ivy removal on macro- and microinvertebrate diversity in Lullwater200102
Eichler, JackChemistry (Oxford): Introductory Chemistry with Laboratory for Non-science Majors200702
Harmon, BrendaChemistry (Oxford): Modify organic laboratory curriculum to emphasize green chemical concepts200202
Thornton, NancyChemistry: Bring environmental consciousness to General Chemistry200102
Ram, PreethaChemistry: Bring environmental consciousness to General Chemistry200102
Norton, DaphneChemistry: General chemistry laboratory200402

McCormick, Mike

Chemistry: Revise general chemistry labs to include environmental examples 200102
Brown, CarlEnvironmental Studies: Ecology & Health Project200202
Yandle, TracyEnvironmental Studies: Energy, resources, and environmental change 200402
Size, WilliamEnvironmental Studies: Environmental Resources in the Southeastern US200202
Pritchard, RustyEnvironmental Studies: Environmental Resources in the Southeastern US200202
Hall, Anne LarsonEnvironmental Studies: Environmental Restoration200702
Hickcox, WoodyEnvironmental Studies: Global earth systems200402
Martin, AnthonyEnvironmental Studies: Neuroscience and behavioral biology200302
Fantegrossi, BillNeuroscience: Ethnopharmacology and the search for new medications in a changing environment200502

Social Sciences

Singer, ValerieAnthropology (Oxford): Cultural ecology, cultural conceptions of “nature” and environmental movements200503
Goodale, MarkAnthropology: Culture and Space200203

Kingston, John

Anthropology: Ecological Context of Human Evolution 200103
Spitulnik, DebraAnthropology: Environmental issues for Media & Culture and in Sociolinguistics courses200503
Freeman, CarlaAnthropology: Global and Transnational Culture200303
Mustafa, HuditaAnthropology: Global Cities, Local Futures 200203
Freed, Benjamin Z.Anthropology: Primate Behavior and Ecology200303

Brown, Peter

Anthropology: Undergraduate curriculum in global health 200503
Capra, MonicaEconomics: Adding environmental topics to Latin American economies seminar200503
Pesavento, ElenaEconomics: Economic forecasting200403
Davis, DavidPolitical Science: Global Human Rights200703
Owens, MichaelPolitical Science: Urban Public Policy200703
Werum, ReginaSociology: Seminar on Social Movements and Religious Change200303
Johnson, CathrynSociology: Social Interaction Processes200703
Shayne, JulieSociology: World Inequality and Underdevelopment200403

Business

Burdette, AlllisonBusiness: Law and Business: Beyond Environmental Compliance200204
Kertz, ConsueloBusiness: Taxation for Management Decisions200304
Metters, RichardDecision and Information Analysis: Expand environmental issues into operations management courses200504
Walton, SteveDecision and Information Analysis: Operations Management200104

Law

Satz, AniLaw: Animal Law and Ethics Seminar200405
Buzbee, WilliamLaw: Environmental Law200405
Bagley, MargoLaw: Intellectual Property Law200205
Ahdieh, Robert Law: International Trade Law & Policy200205

Miller, Marc

Law: Public Lands and Natural Resources200105
Conway, BrentLaw: Reduce the amount of paper used
200205

Nursing

Connor, AnnNursing: Fuld Fellowship seminars200406
Howett, MaeveNursing: Human Lactation and Breastfeeding Management200706

Public Health

Wheeler, DavidBiostatistics: Geographic Information Systems for Public Health200707
Waller, LanceBiostatistics: Measuring and visualizing the impact of water access and quality on public health200507
Ryan, BarryEnvironmental Health: Bring environmental consciousness to General Chemistry200107

Frumkin, Howard

Environmental Health: Health impacts of urban sprawl 200107
Hess, JeremyEnvironmental and Occupational Health: Environment, Climate and Infectious Disease200707
Moe, ChristineInternational Health: Environment, Climate and Infectious Disease200307
Rheingans, RickInternational Health: Natural resources, development, and health200107

Theology

Newsom, CarolTheology: The Bible and the environment200108
Jenkins, DavidTheology: Congregational gardens for healing and community development200408
Moore, Mary ElizabethTheology: Issues of women and theology in Christian200108
Kraftchick, StevenTheology: MTS Colloquy on environmental concerns200208
Frank, ThomasTheology: Stewardship of historic religious properties and the land around them200508

P.E. & Dance

England, PenelopePhysical Education and Dance (Oxford): Increase awareness and appreciation for the environment200209
Hutchinson, JasminPhysical Education and Dance (Oxford): Walk and Roll: Need Convincing? The Case for Active Transportation (Statement, Syllabus)200709
Adame, DanielPhysical Education and Dance: Health Education: Wellness and Lifestyle Management200709

Medicine

Eley, BillMedicine: Re-thinking Medical Education200511







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