In this course, each voice in the classroom has something of value to contribute. Please take care to respect the different experiences, beliefs and values expressed by students and staff involved in this course. My colleagues and I support UMass’s commitment to diversity, and welcome individuals regardless of age, background, citizenship, disability, sex, education, ethnicity, family status, gender, gender identity, geographical origin, language, military experience, political views, race, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, and work experience.
Course description: A weekly seminar for students in the CS RAP residential program. Exploration of great ideas in computer science through readings, presentations, and problem-solving. Open only to first-year students in the CS RAP. This course does not count toward any requirements for the CS major or minor. 1 credit.