Education Programs: Pilot Grants - Education

Period of Performance

6/1/1980 - 5/31/1982

Funding Totals

$50,000.00 (approved)
$50,000.00 (awarded)

Strengthening Humanities Study in the Open Curriculum

FAIN: EP-*1087-80

Chatham University (Pittsburgh, PA 15229-1232)
Sharon E. Jackiw (Project Director: November 1979 to October 1990)

To support the revision and reorganization of 12 required freshman seminars, taught by faculty from 12 different disciplines, in one of which each entering freshman must enroll. Clustered in groups of 3, 2 of them humanities, seminars within clusters share reading topics, and hold joint meetings & discussions.