PDP-150 F06 Section 23

Instructor: Dr. Ray Schneider

 

SCHEDULE

 

Week

Date

Monday

Wednesday

Friday

Assignments Due

Comment

1

Aug 28

 

Introduction (handout RJ’s) 

Overview & Transition

Into the Streets HC

e-version too

2

Sep 4

SKILLS (Transition 2)

Writing Reflective Essay

The Liberal Arts (Lewis)

Initial Reflective

My Life

3

Sep 11

Time Management

Aristotle

Augustine

1st Essay Adventure

My pick

4

Sep 18

Study Skills (notes)

Th!nk - 1

Th!nk - 2

2nd Essay Adventure

Your pick

5

Sep 25

Th!nk - 3

States of Fear - Crichton

 

Essay on Th!nk

Homecoming

6

Oct 2

MOVIE DAY *

Hero’s Journey (Lib assmt)

The Great Conversation

Library Adventure

PICK UP RJ’s

7

Oct 9

FALL BREAK

Lewis Videos

Screwtape Letters

3rd Essay Adventure

MT Grades Due

8

Oct 16

Screwtape Letters

Discussion or Debate

Lewis “Great Divide”

Screwtape Essay

LIBRARY

9

Oct 23

Reflection II Dimensions

Wellness

Great Conversation Day

My Journey Essay

 

10

Oct 30

Chesterton Introduction

Orthodoxy 1

Orthodoxy 2

4rd Essay Adventure

 

11

Nov 6

Discussion

Orthodoxy 3

Discussion

Orthodoxy Essay

 

12

Nov 13

Reflection

Reflection

Reflection

Draft Reflective E.

Pick up RJs Mon

13

Nov 20

The Great Debate

THANKSGIVING

THANKSGIVING

 

 

14

Nov 27

From Whence we Came?

Where are we going?

When do we arrive?

Final Reflective E.

 

15

Dec 4

Summary and Challenge

Final Class

 

 

 

 

Key Dates: Aug 29: Classes Begin (Opening Convocation 9:30); Sep 6: Last Day to Add Class; Sep 30 Homecoming Weekend; Oct 9-10 Fall Break; Oct 13: Mid-Term Grades Due; Oct 20: Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with WP assigned; Oct 28: Family Weekend;  Nov 3: Last Day to Withdraw from a Course WP/WF assigned; Nov 21: Thanksgiving Break Begins (after last class); Nov 27: Classes Resume; Dec 6: Last Day of Class; Dec 7: Study Day; Dec 8-9: Final Exams; Dec 10: Study Day; Dec 11-13: Final Exams (Christmas Break Begins after last exam)

* Movie Day — the class goes as a class to a movie (the class picks from selections offered by instructor, Dutch Treat if the class goes to Harrisonburg 14, otherwise may be a movie in McKinney 100.  Dr. Schneider brings popcorn if in McK 100.