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My teaching is student- and research-focused, as well as explicitly pragmatic. I believe history and the humanities are useful—even if that utility is not always measurable in dollars and cents.

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HIUS 151

HIUS 151 covers "liberty and the law," ranging from the contracts to privacy and civil rights. I do not expect you to be either a history major or a legal specialist. The class mixes lecture, discussion, and argument and give students knowledge to make a difference in the world, not just in academia.

Summer II 2015 Winter 2015 Summer I 2014

LAWS 101

LAWS 101 covers "contemporary legal issues." Content varies each time it is taught. Usually, I work with faculty that focus on topics like privacy, medical malpractice, regulation, the Internet, and similar topics.

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MMW is the Eleanor Roosevelt College writing program. I taught writing sections that supplemented the world history taught in lecture.

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