All posts tagged "first-year seminar"

  • First Year Integrity

    As the fall semester draws to a close, faculty members are reminding first year students who are enrolled in First Year Seminar (FYS) courses to adhere to the university’s academic integrity. Mandatory sessions were held in Buckman...

    • Posted November 6, 2018
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  • Adjunct professor passes away

    Cheryl Wahl, an adjunct professor who taught history and First-Year Seminar, passed away on Dec. 14 after a battle with cancer. Wahl, 47, taught at Quinnipiac for 10 years. Wahl, was diagnosed with colorectal cancer on Feb....

    • Posted December 16, 2015
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  • The (lack of) value in FYS

    When we walk into a classroom, how many of us contemplate the value of the course we are about to take? A valuable college course is one that makes you think you are getting the education you...

    • Posted November 6, 2015
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  • First-year seminar: a fresh look

    Freshmen are now expected to begin a “personal quest” through First-year Seminar, commonly known as FYS. According to Quinnipiac’s University Curriculum, the purpose of adding FYS to the general education curriculum is to prepare students for the...

    • Posted November 4, 2015
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