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Spring 2018 Honors Course Catalog

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UHON 122.001 Legacy of Dreams CRN: 45076
David Higdon, dleonhig@unm.edu
9:30am-10:45am TR
Core: Humanities
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UHON 122.002 Legacy of Storytelling CRN: 37359
Kathryn Collison, kathrync@unm.edu
1:00pm-3:30pm M
Core: Humanities
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UHON 122.003 Legacy of Failure CRN: 38086
Ryan Swanson, swansonr@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm MW
Core: Humanities
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UHON 122.004 Legacy of Aztlán CRN: 40116
Myrriah Gómez, myrriahg@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm TR
Core: Humanities
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UHON 122.005 Legacy of Conquest CRN: 43662
Sheri Karmiol, metzger@unm.edu
9:00am-10:15am MW
Core: Humanities
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UHON 201.001 Rhetoric and Discourse: Becoming a Better Writer CRN: 38740
Stever Brewer, abqbrew@unm.edu
1:00pm-3:30pm M
Core: Writing and Speaking
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UHON 201.002 Rhetoric and Discourse: The Articulate Citizen CRN: 37976
Richard Obenauf, obenauf@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm MW
Core: Writing and Speaking
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UHON 201.003 Rhetoric and Discourse: The Occult Detective CRN: 38741
Maria DeBlassie, deblassiem@unm.edu
3:00pm-5:30pm W
Core: Writing and Speaking
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UHON 201.004 Rhetoric and Discourse: Mirror of My Own: Female Comics & Poetry CRN: 42267
Nora Hickey, nhickey@unm.edu
3:30pm-4:45pm TR
Core: Writing and Speaking
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UHON 202.001 Math in the World: Statistics CRN: 38742
Carmen Sorge, sorge@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm MW
Core: Mathematics
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UHON 203.001 Science in the 21st Century: Physics is Everywhere: Rainbows to Refrigerators (3 credit hours) CRN: 37975
Carmen Sorge, sorge@unm.edu
9:00am-10:15am MW
Core: Physical and Natural Science
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UHON 203.002 Science in the 21st Century: Physics is Everywhere w/Lab (4 credit hours) CRN: 40117
Carmen Sorge, sorge@unm.edu
9:00am-11:00am MW
Core: Physical and Natural Science
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UHON 204.001 Individual and the Collective: Individuals in Conflict with the Collective CRN: 37974
Liz Johnson, lizjohnson@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm TR
Core: Social and Behavioral Sciences
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UHON 204.002 Individual and the Collective: Understanding Social Change CRN: 38753
Marygold Walsh-Dilley, marygoldwd@unm.edu
2:00pm-3:15pm TR
Core: Social and Behavioral Sciences
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UHON 205.001 Humanities in Society and Culture: Surviving the Holocaust: Adaptive Choices, Survival, & the Mechanics of Death CRN: 40119
Sheri Karmiol, metzger@unm.edu
1:00pm-2:15pm MW
Core: Humanities
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UHON 205.002 Humanities in Society and Culture: The Orality of Poetry CRN: 43121
Bruce Noll, banoll@unm.edu
9:00am-10:15am MW
Core: Humanities
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UHON 207.001 Fine Arts as Global Perspective: Musical Theatre in America CRN: 37977
Maria Szasz, deschild@unm.edu
8:00am-9:15am TR
Core: Fine Arts
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UHON 207.002 Fine Arts as Global Perspective: Musical Theatre in America CRN: 39080
Maria Szasz, deschild@unm.edu
12:30pm-1:45pm TR
Core: Fine Arts
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UHON 207.003 Fine Arts as Global Perspective: The Art of Visual Literacy CRN: 45094
Ruth Meredith, ruthmrdth@gmail.com
12:30pm-1:45pm TR
Core: Fine Arts
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UHON 302.001 Hidden Histories CRN: 35584
Margo Chavez-Charles, margocc2126@yahoo.com
12:30pm-1:45pm TR
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UHON 302.002 What Good is Tolerance CRN: 45087
Richard Obenauf, obenauf@unm.edu
9:00am-10:15am MW
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UHON 302.003 Writing the Body: Disability, Illness and Alternative Physicality in Genre Fiction CRN:45088
A.J. Odasso, ajodasso@unm.edu
5:30pm-8:00pm W
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UHON 302.004 Culture of Serial Killers: Getting Away with Murder: Cultural Construction of Serial Killers CRN: 38762
Renee Faubion, sanren@unm.edu
8:00am-9:15am TR
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UHON 302.005 Sketching Autobiographix and Poetry Comics I CRN: 39463 (BLOCK CLASS)
Amaris Ketcham, ketchama@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm TR
**This is a block class and must be taken simultaneously with UHON 302.006 Autobiographix and Poetry Comics Part II. Please see the course description for more info.
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UHON 302.006 Sketching Autobiographix and Poetry Comics II CRN: 36105 (BLOCK CLASS)
Nora Hickey, nhickey@unm.edu
12:30pm-1:45pm TR
**This is a block class and must be taken simultaneously with UHON 302.005 Autobiographix and Poetry Comics Part I. Please see the course description for more info.
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UHON 302.007 Geology and Anthropology of Route 66 CRN: 40728 (BLOCK CLASS)
Jason Moore, jrm@unm.edu
Class meeting time and days for this class are arranged.
**This is a block class and must be taken simultaneously with UHON 302.009 Route 66 The Mother Road. Registration for this section will only be opened for students who first register for UHON 302.009. Please see the course description for more info.
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UHON 302.008 Molecules and Metaphor: True, Lies and other Physics CRN: 38761
Betsy James, ejames04@unm.edu
3:30pm-4:45pm MW
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UHON 302.009 Route 66 The Mother Road CRN: 45089 (BLOCK CLASS)
Troy Lovata, lovata@unm.edu
2:00pm-4:45pm R
**This is a block class and must be taken simultaneously with UHON 302.007 Geology and Anthropology of Route 66. When registration opens students will only be allowed to register for the 302.009 section of the block. Once the Honors office has a class roster of students registered for the 302.009 section those students will be given an override to add UHON 302.007. Please see the course description for more info.
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UHON 302.010 Sigmund Freud Debates C. S. Lewis: Sexuality, Suffering, and the Meaning of Life CRN:37867
Harold Delaney, hdelaney@unm.edu
3:00pm-5:30pm W
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UHON 302.011 Burning Life: Approaching the Promethean Idea CRN: 37868
Leslie Donovan, ldonovan@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm TR
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UHON 302.012 Holmes & Potter: Sherlock Goes to Hogwarts CRN: 38755
Sheri Karmiol, metzger@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm MW
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UHON 302.013 The Scientific and Social Aspects of Disease CRN: 34406
Liz Johnson, lizjohnson@unm.edu
2:00pm-3:15pm TR
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UHON 302.014 Leadership and Public Speaking CRN: 37869
Tim Goloversic, tgoloversic@unm.edu
5:00pm-7:30pm W
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UHON 302.015 A Dialogue on Creating Feminist Identity CRN: 38756
Dawn Stracener, dawns@unm.edu
2:00pm-4:30pm W
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UHON 302.016 Theatre and Human Rights CRN: 45090
Maria Szasz, deschild@unm.edu
9:00am-10:15am TR
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UHON 302.017 Why People Believe Weird Things CRN: 46048
Sarita Cargas, cargas@unm.edu
3:00pm-4:15pm MW
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UHON 301.023 Conexiones Ecuador (2nd 8 Weeks Course and Summer Study Abroad Experience)
Information sessions will be hosted in late January and early February. Students interested in the Conexiones Program should email honors@unm.edu.

UHON 402.001 Big Data, Big Opportunity CRN: 35552
Jason Moore, jrm@unm.edu
11:00am-12:15pm TR
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UHON 402.002 Scribendi Part II CRN: 37081
Amaris Ketcham, kethcama@unm.edu
3:30pm-4:45pm TR
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UHON 402.003 Researching Sports CRN: 35553
Ryan Swanson, swansonr@unm.edu
4:00pm-6:30pm M
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UHON 402.004 Chicanx Civil Rights & Social Activism CRN: 38148
Myrriah Gómez, myrriahg@unm.edu
9:00am-10:15am MW
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UHON 402.005 Field Experience in Ethical Practice CRN: 45091
Paul Fornell, pfornell@unm.edu
6:00pm-8:30pm M
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UHON 402.006 Shakespeare, History and Propaganda CRN: 45092
Renee Faubion, sanren@unm.edu
9:30am-10:45am TR
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UHON 402.007 What Worlds May Come CRN: 45093
Leslie Donovan, ldonovan@unm.edu
2:00pm-3:15pm TR
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UHON 402.013 Enigma of War CRN: 42292

Michael Thomas, mthomas@unm.edu
1:00pm-3:30pm M
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