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2020-2021 Catalog

FYS 032 What is a River?

This course is an exploration of rivers, and in particular the Delaware River, as critical to the development of society, culture, and the identity of the regions they connect. Through a variety of texts and experiences, including outdoor adventures, students will come to understand the role of rivers in human endeavors and in the natural environment. Students will synthesize their ideas in a case study focusing on their river of choice.