If you are (re)designing course assignments and are looking for some inspiration, or if you’re just curious to learn more about what other BC instructors are doing, the linked faculty reflections on the design and implementation of creative assignments in their courses might be of interest to you.
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Review Nora Gross’ reflections on the creative final project she assigned students in her “Grief & Resistance: Social Responses to American Gun Violence” Enduring Questions course.
Review Ángeles Picone reflections on the “unessay” assignment that served as the midterm in her “Modern Latin American History” course.
Review Angela Ards’s reflections on the “outsider outlet” group project in her course, “The Underground Press.”