Schedule Fall 2009

PDP 150 Personal Development Portfolio

Week Monday Wednesday Friday Comment
1. 8/31 Student Registration Introduction: PDP The Journey 9/1 Opening Convo
2. 9/7 Time Management TheWhole Person (Reflection) Study Skills Essay on Goals (due)
3. 9/14 Hero's Journey Introduction to Critical Thinking Randy Pausch Essay on Douglas/Franklin
4. 9/21 Challenge of Heros (Mine) Dialog About Heros (Yours) Abelard Brick Wall Essay
5. 9/28 Great Conversation  Stewardship (Personal)  Stewardship(Community) Essay Adventure #2
6. 10/5 Lewis Videos (Screwtape) The Screwtape Letters-1 The Screwtape Letters-2 10/9 Fall Break after classes
7. 10/12    Fall Break  The Screwtape Letters-3 Wellness a Commitment Screwtape Letter Assignment
8. 10/19 Library Adventure Richard Feynman Discussion of Video Essay Adventure #3
9. 10/26 G. K. Chesterton Orthodoxy-1 Orthodoxy-2 Hero's Essay
10. 11/2 Great Conversation Slides Orthodoxy-3 Summing Up Essay on Orthodoxy
11. 11/9 Pulling It Together Reflecting on the Journey Discussion of Reflection Essay Adventure #4
12. 11/16 The Final Reflective Essay Building your essay Criticizing Your Essay Draft Final Reflective Essay
13. 11/23 Mark Twain   Thanksgiving Break    Final Reflective Essay
14. 11/30 Summing Up The Challenge The Party 12/4 Last Day of Class

9/9 Last day to add a class, 10/9 Fall Break (after classes), 10/14 Classes Resume, 10/23 Last Day to WP, 11/6 Last day to WP/WF, 11/6-7 Family Weekend, 11/24 Thanksgiving Break (after classes), 11/30 Classes Resume, 12/4 Last Day of Class, 12/7-11 Exams