Portfolio Category: Government & Politics

Funeral Games of Alexander the Great

Funeral Games of Alexander the Great

Beginning with the year 323 BCE, this course chronicles the disintegration of Alexander the Great’s empire following his death in Babylon at age thirty-two. When Alexander the Great bequeathed his ...
Strategic Political Communication

Strategic Political Communication

The goal of this class is to teach students to be effective observers of political communicators in the public sphere. By analyzing the relationship between political actors, communication channels, and ...
World Geography – Strange Maps

World Geography – Strange Maps

Europe used to be just one corner of the world, and a fairly peripheral one in historical terms. But in the colonial era, Europe set itself up as the center ...
US Empire History

US Empire History

This course explores the U.S.’ dramatic leap to preeminence and the nature of its global order. It introduces students to primary sources and competing interpretations of momentous events in US ...