Honors Outstanding Scholar, 2016

The recipient of the 2016 Outstanding Scholar Award was Aaron Zebolsky. He was awarded this honor at the Senior Award Banquet on Thursday, May 5th. During his time at Ferris, […]

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2016 Senior Symposium Winners and Photo Gallery

The senior symposium ask students to develop an original contribution to the knowledge of their chosen profession or discipline.  While it is not always easy to conduct ‘research’ as it […]

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Spring 2016 Course: THTH215 Honors Introduction to Theatre

An appreciation of the theatre arts: the role of the audience; play structure and genres; theatre artists; and the fundamentals of play production. The students will read representative plays; view […]

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Spring 2016 Course: LITH203 Intro to African Literature

The most important voices and talents in post-colonial Africa, both novelistsand poets. Includes the works of Armah, Ngugi, Soyinka, Achebe, Bessie Head,Diop, Coetzee, Brutus, Bernard, and Lessing. This course meets […]

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Spring 2016 Course: LITH241 Intro to World Short Fiction

Genre structure, narrative techniques and thematic traditions. Extensive reading and discussion of works by European, British, American, and Third World authors. This course meets General Education requirements: Cultural Enrichment and […]

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Spring 2016 Course: LITH233 Science Fiction

Honors section of Literature 233: Science Fiction. Fantasy and science fiction stories, novels, and films as a way of better understanding the myths, values, fears, and attitudes of our scientific/technological […]

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Spring 2016 Course: GEOG421 National Parks of the World

This course will be a study and description of the natural history and economic development of the earth’s unique natural wonders. Emphasis on understanding physical processes in creating the park […]

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Spring 2016 Course: ARTH110 Prehistoric thru Middle Ages

What do masterpieces like the Great Pyramids, the Colosseum, and Notre Dame Cathedral tell us about the people that produced them? ARTH110 will answer these questions. Beginning with the world’s […]

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