Africa through the Lens

This interdisciplinary course aims to create critical consumers of images regarding the African Continent by examining how stories have been told about the Continent through

Environmental Justice

Why do pollution crises like the one that struck Flint, Michigan, in 2014 happen most often in places with majority Latinx and African American populations?

AP Seminar: H2O & Food Systems

In this AP Seminar course, students explore the complexity of global food and water access/delivery systems while developing their skills as critical thinkers and strong


In the first half of the year students are introduced to microeconomic theory through thestudy of such concepts as supply and demand, the law of

Ancient Civilizations

This course examines the development of a number of societies during the period from antiquity to circa 1200. Those societies may include Middle Eastern, Mediterranean,

Africa and Latin America

Using literature and a rich variety of historical sources, this course studies the cultural, political, and economic consequences of colonialism in selected countries in Africa

Asia in World History

This course serves both as an introduction for students who have never studied Asian history and as a means, for those with foundational background, to

Big History

How did the universe begin? How has the universe developed over time? How do humans fit into this evolving story? Where is the future heading?

United States History

This course in American history prioritizes depth over breadth in exploring certain critical junctures in the political, social, economic, and cultural history of the United

Honors United States History

This course, for students who have demonstrated ¬¬aptitude in prior humanities classes, is a fast-paced survey of United States history from colonial times to the

Honors European History

This course examines selected themes in the history of Europe, from the Renaissance to the recent past. Major topics include the Renaissance, the Reformation, politics,

U.S.-China Relations

This policy course investigates 75 years of US-China diplomacy in the context of China’s major domestic and international priorities from the Cold War to today.