• Writing-Intensive Courses

    Because writing skills develop best through repeated, guided practice over time, Hamline students complete at least one writing-intensive course each academic year, with at least one writing-intensive course in the student’s chosen major.

    The following is a sample list of Writing-Intensive courses:

    • Anthropology 3460: From Development to Globalization
    • Art History 3980: American Art from 1800 to the Gilded Age
    • Biology 5450: Current Problems in Biology -- Cancer Causes & Treatments
    • Chemistry 5960: Research Techniques
    • Criminal Justice & Forensic Sciences 5660: Capstone and Internship in Criminal Justice
    • Communication Studies 3635: Essentials of Public Relations
    • Economics 3720: International Economic Development
    • Education 3150: Schools and Society
    • English 3370: Topics in Professional Writing -- Writing for Non-Profits
    • French 3600: Introduction to French Literary Analysis
    • German 5600: Student/Faculty Collaborative Research
    • Global Studies 1920: Introduction to Global Studies II
    • History 5950: Senior Seminar -- Environmental History
    • Legal Studies 5800: Senior Seminar -- Domestic Violence and the Law
    • Management 5860: Strategic Management 
    • Mathematics 5950: Topics in Advanced Mathematics
    • Music 3330: Topics in Classical and Romantic Music
    • Physical Education, Athletic Training, Exercise & Sports Science 5640: Physiology of Exercise
    • Philosophy 1120: General Philosophy
    • Physics 5920: Research Project-Based Advanced Laboratory
    • Political Science 3590: Government and Politics of Western Europe and the European Union
    • Psychology 3440: Developmental Psychology -- Advanced Child Development
    • Religion 3220: The Gospels
    • Sociology 3950: Critical Social Theory
    • Spanish 5900: Advanced Conversation and Composition
    • Theater 3120: Analyzing the Dramatic Text
    • Writing (BFA program) 3000: Creating Across Genres
    • Women’s Studies 5900: Senior Seminar

  • News

    Faculty are invited to join the second workshop in the 2016–2017 Diversity Faculty Development Series on Tuesday, April 18 from 5-8:30 p.m. in Kay Fredericks Room, Klas Center. Registration is now open via Google Form.

    ALIVE (Advocating for Life, Illness Visibility, and Education) will host a disability training for faculty and staff on Tuesday, April 11 from 4:15-5:30 p.m. in Anderson 304, in collaboration with Disability Resources and Office of Multicultural and Diversity Initiatives. ALIVE is a student-run, on-campus organization with the goals of supporting students who live with illness/disabilities and spreading awareness across campus.

    The nomination deadline has been extended for anyone interested in serving on the Hamline University Staff Association Executive Committee, Diversity Initiatives Steering Committee (DISC), and/or the new university-wide committees. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on Friday March 31.