Cornerstone: Foundations for Success (B)

Fall 2016 quarter

Taught by

education, writing

For beginning and returning students, this 4-credit class is designed to strengthen students' reading, writing, and critical thinking skills in relation to Evergreen's Five Foci (Interdisciplinary Study, Collaborative Learning, Learning Across Significant Differences, Personal Engagement, and Linking Theory with Practical Applications). Students will read, write about, discuss in seminar, and do workshops focused on a common theme. This quarter, the theme will be neurobiology and motivation as they relate to learning in higher education. Through doing this work, students will sharpen the abilities needed to shape a strong Liberal Arts education at Evergreen. 

Program Details

Fields of Study

education writing

Preparatory For

Liberal Arts education


Fall Open

Location and Schedule

Campus Location


Time Offered


Advertised Schedule

6-10p Th. First meeting Thursday, September 29, 6p, Sem II C2107.

Online Learning

Enhanced Online Learning