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HIST 4601 Capstone: Boston's College--Your Life (Fall/Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This seminar will focus on the historical development of Boston College and the continually evolving interaction between its traditions and its students. Students will do archival research on some aspect of Boston College in which they have a personal interest and will record oral histories with faculty, administrators and alumni who can describe the ambiance and personalities of different periods that have shaped the modern university. All students will write a series of reflective essays on their experience with Boston College traditions and the impact it has had on their own personal views of themselves, their pasts and their futures.

Instructor(s): J. Joseph Burns

Prerequisites: History Core.

Corequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17