Like all PC students, Liberal Arts Honors participants study the Development of Western Civilization, informally known as “Civ” or “DWC.” Honors students can expect added rigor, higher expectations, stricter standards — in short, it won’t be easy. But the payback is transformational. These challenging classes will change the way you see the world and your place in it.
Topics vary by semester — new courses are regularly introduced — and encourage students to give a voice to new perspectives and uncommon ideas. Recent offerings include:
I would never have imagined that the disciplines of English, philosophy, and history could intertwine so well. These topics even appear in casual conversations with friends when we seek answers to our current issues and relationships.
Iryna Bocharova ’15
Major: Quantitative Economics