Manifesting Vision Archive

View Study FYS is a variation of the traditional Topics course—à la Columbia. We spend a semester wrestling with a small number of big topics, teasing out their complexity to experience what art they might inspire, what intellectual discoveries they might evoke, and what we might learn about ourselves and from others when we...
FYS is approached as inquiry development. Through multiple mediums and disciplines, students are encouraged to think through an idea, sustain a thought, and develop more questions than answers. This means students are learning that a thought takes time, a thought gathers, and thinking is a difficult pursuit. We support students in engaging the mind...