Astronomy professor and student

Why do I teach a First-Year Seminar?

Coming soon, stories from faculty and instructional staff on why they teach a First-Year Seminar, what they value most about this unique teaching experience, and how they build important relationships with their students.

Old capitol building in the fall

What is a First-Year Seminar?

Coming soon, additional guidance and explanations on how to design a First-Year Seminar, what to expect in the classroom, and tools for course development. Check back regularly for new additions to this toolkit.

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What did I learn in my First-Year Seminar?

Coming soon, learn what draws students to enroll in a First-Year Seminar, what they learn in these smaller classroom settings, and how the seminar positively impacts their collegiate journey.